Mollie Fitzgerald has been charged with second-degree murder and jailed on $500,000 bond.
Mollie had a small role in the 2011 movie ‘Captain America: The First Avenger”.
The actress is facing the accusation that she fatally stabbed her own mother inside a suburban Kansas City home.
Not clear if she had an attorney who could comment on her behalf.
Patricia “Tee” Fitzgerald the mother of the accused, found dead in her home in Olathe on December 20.
Captain America actress Mollie Fitzgerald charged with killing her mother
In Captain America, Fitzgerald played Stark Girl and also worked as an assistant to the director, Joe Johnson.
The film grossed $176.6 million domestically.
Patricia’s brother Gary, in a statement, expressed the family’s grief over the loss.
He did not address the truly horrific fact that this is likely a dark and violent case of matricide.
The victim transported to a local hospital with minor wounds.
It later updated to read that Mollie Fitzgerald arrested.
Mollie had a small role in 2011’s “Captain America: The First Avenger” that billed as “Stark Girl” on IMDb.
The film grossed $370 million worldwide.
She also worked as an assistant to the director of the movie, Joe Johnston.