The statuesque year-old model and actress was found dead Monday in her beach apartment. She was last seen on Saturday. It was unclear what killed Hemingway, but police Sgt. Gary Gallinot said there was no sign of foul play and no illegal drugs were found. Hemingway had epilepsy, said her agent, David Mirisch. Neighbor Peter Osterland recalled seeing her on the street Saturday.
Dree Hemingway takes after her mother Mariel as she poses topless in raunchy photoshoot
The actress who won early acclaim in her teen debut in "Lipstick" and earned an Academy Award nomination for "Manhattan," is now the subject of a new documentary, "Running From Crazy," about her famous family, its tragedies, and her acquisition late in life of the joy of childhood. By CBSNews. Mariel Hemingway left, in her baptism portrait grew up in the small mountain town of Ketchum, Idaho, with her older sisters Muffet and Margaux, and her parents, Byra and Jack, the eldest son of Ernest Hemingway. The couple fought constantly.
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She was the granddaughter of writer Ernest Hemingway. Her later years were marred by highly publicized episodes of addiction and depression, before her suicide from a drug overdose on July 1, at the age of She had two sisters, actress Mariel Hemingway , and Joan nicknamed Muffet. During her childhood, the family relocated from Oregon to Cuba , where her famous grandfather had lived,  then to San Francisco , and later to Idaho , where they lived on her grandfather's farm in Ketchum , adjacent to Sun Valley. The family took trips each summer back to Oregon with the daughters' godmother, who had a farm in Salem. Margaux struggled with a variety of disorders beginning in her teenage years, including alcoholism, depression, bulimia , and epilepsy. With her permission, a video recording was made of her therapy session related to her bulimia, and it was broadcast on television. She also suffered from dyslexia.
Bill Chappell. Actress and model Dree Hemingway, daughter of Mariel Hemingway, is the first Playboy Playmate to be featured without full-frontal nudity. She's seen here in a cropped version of her centerfold photograph.