Star of This spectacle of the 70s, a view of a massacre, and charlie’s angels Star Tanya Roberts died Sunday of unknown causes. She was 65.
According to TMZ, Roberts’ rep said the actress collapsed at the house after walking her dogs on December 24. She was taken to the hospital and placed on a ventilator but did not recover.
Born in New York on October 15, 1955, Roberts began her career as a model for various commercials. She appeared in various productions off Broadway before heading to Hollywood.
She appeared in various cult TV pilots, series and films before starring in the fifth season of ABC. Charlie’s Angels. She joined Cheryl Ladd and Jacyln Smith as Julie Rogers, a character who replaced Shelley Hack’s Tiffany Welles. Roberts went on to star in the film the master of the beasts and other projects before landing the role of Bond girl Stacey Sutton in A sight to kill in 1985.
Roberts is best known as Midge Pinciotti, the mother of Donna Pinciotti played by Laura Prepon. She appeared in the Fox comedy from 1998 to 2004, but left to care for her sick husband. His TV credits also include The Love Boat, Fantasy Island, Jack and Mike, LA Law, Tales From the Crypt, Murder Diagnosis and 2005 Hairdresser, it was his last role.