Tanya Roberts, a former Bond lady additionally well-known for enjoying Julie Rogers within the last season of Charlie’s Angels, has died at 65. The actress died Monday night time at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, her companion Lance O’Brien confirmed to a number of information shops.
“She introduced pleasure to so many individuals and had a profession spanning a long time,” her Charlie’s Angels co-star Jaclyn Smith wrote on Instagram Tuesday. “Good bye angel, relaxation in peace.”
The information of Roberts’ passing follows a wierd mix-up on Monday that noticed Roberts declared alive after prematurely being declared lifeless. A press launch despatched out Sunday by her consultant Mike Pingel said she had died earlier than she really handed.
Roberts performed a geologist threatened by a madman within the 1985 Bond movie A View to a Kill, Roger Moore’s final outing as 007, and performed the title function within the 1984 fantasy journey movie Sheena, a few girl who grew up within the African wild raised by a mystical witch girl. Youthful of us may keep in mind Roberts as glamorous mother Midge Pinciotti (mom of Laura Prepon’s Donna) from That ’70s Present.
When Roberts was first reported lifeless, Topher Grace, one of many stars of that sitcom, remembered Roberts on Twitter as “actually a pleasant particular person to work with.”
“I had by no means acted earlier than and, to be sincere, a bit nervous round her,” Grace wrote. “However she could not have been kinder.”
Roberts collapsed on Christmas Eve after strolling her canine and was instantly taken to the hospital and positioned on a ventilator. O’Brien apparently was underneath the impression she had been declared lifeless and knowledgeable her consultant of this.
Her publicist did not give the reason for dying, however did say it wasn’t associated to COVID-19.