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Lisa Banes, an actress known for her roles in Gone Girl and Cocktail, is in critical condition after she was hit in a hit-and-run in New York City on Friday.
The 65-year-old Broadway veteran was on her way to join her wife Kathryn Kranhold for dinner at a friend’s house near Lincoln Center when she was hit by someone on a “no license plate” red and black scooter or motorcycle at 6:30 p.m., according to The New York Post.
How old is Lisa Banes?
July 9, 1955 (age 65 years), Chagrin Falls, Ohio, United States
Banes had the right of way when she was hit in a crosswalk at West 64th and Amsterdam Ave. when the driver ran a red light and continued north. “There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing,” the New York Police Department tells PEOPLE.
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As of Saturday, Banes is still in critical condition with a traumatic brain injury after being admitted to Mount Sinai Morningside Hospital. “Lisa is in critical condition and we will know more in the next few days,” Kranhold told The Post.wikipedia
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When Banes was late in their meeting, Kranhold began frantically calling for his wife, with no answer. Someone finally answered the call at the hospital and told her about the accident.
Banes was in town to perform in a virtual adaptation of Eleanor Burgess’s The Niceties, presented by the Manhattan Theater Club, where he was part of the traditional production of the play from 2018 to 2019.
Friends said Banes, who lives in Los Angeles, was excited to return to New York for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic. “She loves, loves, loves New York,” his friend Cynthia Crossen told The Post. “She’s a girl from Los Angeles, but she spent so many happy years here.”
The Julliard alumnus acted on Broadway in Neil Simon’s Rumors, High Society, Accent on Youth and Present Laughter. Banes has also appeared on screen in films such as Young Guns, Pumpkin, Freedom Writers, and A Cure for Wellness, as well as roles in television shows such as Roseanne, Six Feet Under, Desperate Housewives, and Nashville.