Tried and convicted in a court of law.
1. Fay DeWitt
In 1965, comic actress Fay DeWitt (“Mork & Mindy,” “Designing Women”) was charged with stabbing her husband, playwright Ray Allen, to death with a letter opener. Murdered her husband — with a letter opener.
2. Amy Locane-Bovenizer
In February 2013, “Melrose Place” actress AmyLocane-Bovenizer was sentenced to three years in prison after being convicted of vehicular homicide in the 2010 death of 60-year-old Helene Seeman. Bovenizer broke down in tears in the courtroom that day, as Seeman’s family walked out embittered. They were anticipating a maximum 10-year sentence.
3. Charles S. Dutton
In the 1970s, long before “Alien3,” actor Charles S. Dutton served hard time for manslaughter, illegal possession of a firearm and acting as the ringleader of a prison riot. Then, in the ’90s, he was trapped in a short-lived sitcom called “Roc.” On Fox.
4. Lillo Brancato Jr.
Back in 2011, with 10 years left on his sentence, “The Sopranos” and “A Bronx Tale” actor Lillo Brancato Jr. somehow managed to tweet to his celebrity friends from jail. Brancato continues to serve his sentence for burglary charges as well as the death of an off-duty police officer in Yonkers, New York.
5. Skylar Deleon
The actor who had a bit part on “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” was sentenced to death in 2009 for murdering a husband and wife on their yacht, which he expressed interest in purchasing. The name of the yacht, sadly, was the “Well Deserved.”
BY HARSHVARDHAN SINGH.