‘House of Cards’ Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies at 61

Elizabeth Norment, who is best known recently for her work on Netflix’s “House of Cards,” died of cancer on October 13 at New York’s Memorial Sloan Kettering. She was 61.

The Washington D.C. native played Nancy Kaufberger, who was the secretary to Kevin Spacey’s Frank Underwood, in the popular series. She also appeared on “Law and Order,” “Party of Five,” “Doogie Howser, M.D.,” and in the film “Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion.”

Spacey paid his respects via Twitter:

A 1979 graduate of the Yale School of Drama, Norment was also a proficient stage actor who performed in the Grove Shakespeare Festival productions of “As You Like It,” “Much Ado About Nothing” and “The Merchant of Venice.”

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