Texas Chainsaw Massacre star found dead in her home

The star of the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre Marilyn Burns has been found dead in her Texas home at the age of 65.

She was found by a family member, but the cause of death is not yet known.

In the 1974 film, Marilyn played the only survivor, and had cameo appearances in the 1994 and 2013 remakes. She also had a role in the 1976 TV movie Helter Skelter.

Our condolences go out to her family and friends.