The news came after her eight-month struggle battling colon cancer as well as suffering complications after contracting COVID-19. Maus also suffered from Crohn's disease, a chronic autoimmune disease in the digestive system.
Maus voiced one of the witches in Resident Evil Village (Image: Capcom)
An actress, acting teacher, and a writer with credits in films such as My Effortless Brilliance and Your Sister’s Sister, Jeanette Maus' most recent work was in the latest title in the Resident Evil franchise, where she portrayed several characters, including one of the main villains of the game.
Capcom acknowledged her passing and gave its condolences to the family and close ones of the talented actress, who according to the studio, managed to finish all her recordings for the game, which will be released on 7th May.
We here at Capcom R&D 1 are deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Jeanette Maus, the talented actress who helped bring several different characters, including our witches to the world in Resident Evil Village. Our hearts go out to her family and loved ones. pic.twitter.com/zG1K6BrkY0— Capcom Dev 1 (@dev1_official) January 28, 2021
From everyone at GINX, we extend our condolences to Jeanette's family and friends. May she rest in peace.