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Ellen Albertini Dow , the actress best known for her unforgettable rendition of Sugar Hill Gang's 'Rapper's Delight' in Adam Sandler's ' The Wedding Singer ,' passed away last night (May 4), Deadline confirmed with her agent . She was 101 years old.
Albertini Dow studied acting in New York, worked with mimes and eventually taught drama at the Los Angeles City College. In her later years, Albertini Dow made a name appearing frequently in character roles for film and TV, not only in 'The Wedding Singer' but in projects as varied as TV's 'New Girl' and 'Six Feet Under.'
In honor of her passing, we can't stop watching her amazing cover of 'Rapper's Delight' from 'The Wedding Singer,' the most memorable part of the movie. Enjoy.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0IGepU7ICc