Italian born actress and former model Anita Pallenberg is best known for dating Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones from 1967 into the mid to late 1970s during which she and Richards had three children together. She told the British tabloid newspaper The Guardian that she had Hepatitis C back in 2008 when discussing issues regarding her health and more specifically alcoholism. Although its not entirely clear how or when she contracted the disease she did have a very public heroin problem in the 1970s when she was known to associate with fellow former heroin using Hepatitis C sufferers Marianne Faithful and of course Keith Richards. Her addiction led to her 1977 arrest on heroin possession charges in Toronto. In 1980 she was charged with manslaughter after a 17 year old boy shot himself in her bed back in 1979 using a gun belonging to Keith Richards. She was eventually cleared of the charge when the death was ruled a suicide. She was rumored to have had a relationship with Mick Jager on the set of the movie Performance back in , but has denied it publicly. She can be identified as the old lady with bleach blond hair and silver writing on the front of a black sweater in the embedded video discussing the life of Robert Fraser.

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