• Born date: 1959-11-23
  • Born in: California
  • Death date: 1982-11-04
  • Death in: California
Dominique Dunne

Dominique Ellen Dunne (November 23, 1959 – November 4, 1982) was an American stage, film and television actress. Dunne made appearances in several television movies and series during the late 1970s and early 1980s. Her only film role was as the oldest daughter, Dana Freeling, in the 1982 horror film Poltergeist. She was strangled by her former boyfriend in the driveway of her West Hollywood home on October 30, 1982 and fell into a coma.