Natasha Richardson was not able to survive the brain injury she suffered while skiing in Canada on Monday.
The British actress' husband, Liam Neeson, has officially confirmed the tragic news, issuing a press release that reads:
"Liam Neeson, his sons, and the entire family are shocked and devastated by the tragic death of their beloved Natasha. They are profoundly grateful for the support, love and prayers of everyone, and ask for privacy during this very difficult time."
btw....loved her in Parent Trap and Maid in Manhatten