Tanya Roberts is dead. She was 65 years old. She played the leading female character in the 1985 Bond film “A View To A Kill,” starring Roger Moore and the classic TV series “Charlie’s Angels” and “That ’70s Show” .
Her publisher and long-time friend Mike Pingel told USA every day that she died after her dogs walked in a sudden hospital on Sunday 24 December. Although Pingel has not disclosed a death cause, Roberts has not died of a similar disease, COVID-19.
Pingel stated that after COVID-19, Roberts was exceptionally precautious, and carried her precious dogs twice to the doctor three times in 2020.
In a weekly online program, the actress was engaging with fans on her official Facebook profile, which she attended last December 19. But without explanation, the first presentation in 2021 for January 2 had been cancelled. Pingel told fans Sunday, “Yes, Tanya passed away today. I’m heartbroken.”
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Roberts, born in the Bronx Victoria Leigh Blum, left high school at the age of 15. Finally, she returned to New York City and launched a career in film shooting with her “Forced Entry” horror movie of 1976 (later retitled to “The Last Victim”).
She appeared as the titular character in the 1984 culto classic, jungle fantasy “Sheena” as well as in the 1982 “The Beastmaster.” fantasy adventure.
I was so sad to read that Tanya Roberts has passed away at the age of 65. I always called her the "Underrated Angel," because I don't feel like she was appreciated enough during her short stint on Charlie's Angels, but I thought she was really great. What sad news. I adore her. pic.twitter.com/feCbwf05Yk— Amanda Reyes (@madefortvmayhem) January 4, 2021
Roberts was run for a year by Julie Rogers who assisted detectives from the Townsend Agency in the 1980 to 1981 investigating murders in “Charlies Angels”
In the “A View to a Kill” the geologist Stacey Sutton played by Christopher Walken, an item of villain Max Zorin.
From 1998 until 2004, she appeared at the “That ’70s Show” as Midge Pinciotti, Donna Pinciotti’s lovely girlfriend (played by Laura Prepon).
“That 70s Show’ was her favorite show, she really loved doing comedy,” Pingel said.