Charmian Carr

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Sound of Music (1965)Julie Andrews

In 1965, New York’s critics were in agreement regarding the merits of Robert Wise’s The Sound of Music. Pauline Kael described the film as “the sugar-(...)

File image of Heather Menzies-Urich in Los Angeles, California, US, in 2015. File photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Reuters

Heather Menzies-Urich, the actor who portrayed Louisa von Trapp in The Sound of Music, has died aged 68. The Canadian-born star’s death was announced(...)

Charmian Carr: December 27th, 1942-September 17th, 2016. Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA

The actor Charmian Carr, (Charmian Anne Farnon) who has died aged 73, was a supporting player who appeared in only one feature film. But that film was(...)

Julie Andrews as Maria von Trapp sits on a sofa with Charmian Carr as Liesl von Trapp in The Sound of Music.

Charmian Carr, beloved by fans for her role as the rebellious daughter Liesl Von Trapp in the Academy Award-winning film The Sound of Music, has died (...)