Singer-actress Michelle Nicastro dead at 50 according to published reports. Nicastro has lost her 10-year battle with breast cancer. Nicastro appeared on Broadway in Merlin and played Eponine in the Los Angeles production of Les Miserables. She also provided the voice of Princess Odette in The Swan Princess series of films.
Nicastro's film roles included "When Harry Met Sally" in 1989 and "Body Rock" in 1984. And she was a voice actress in the animated feature "The Swan Princess" in 1994 and its two sequels. She also made appearances on such television series as "Airwolf" in 1984, "Coach" in 1996 and the daytime soap opera " Santa Barbara."
Nicastro was born in Washington, D.C., on March 31, 1960, and graduated with a bachelor of fine arts from Northwestern University in 1982.