Sally Menke, a film editor best known for her work with director Quentin Tarantino on his films “Reservoir Dogs,” “Jackie Brown,” “Pulp Fiction,” all the “Kill Bill” movies and “Inglourious Basterds,” was found dead in LA early Tuesday (Sept 28) morning.
Her body was found in the bottom of a ravine in the Beachwood Canyon section of Hollywood Hills. Her dog was sitting beside her . She was 56.
that Menke went hiking Monday morning with a friend and when her
partner turned back, she continued with her Labrador Retriever. Her
friends contacted the police later in the day when she failed to return
Her car was in a parking lot nearby. The Los Angeles
County coroner’s office, is trying to determine if the recent LA heat
wave was a factor in Ms. Menke’s death. Temperatures hit 113 in LA
yesterday, breaking all existing heat records.
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