Precious starlet Tanya Roberts has passed away at the age of 65.
The Hollywood star – who is best understood for appearing opposite Roger Moore in the 1985 Bond movie A View To Eliminate – passed away Saturday, according to her pal, Mike Pingel.
Roberts collapsed at her Los Angeles home on Christmas Eve after she returned from taking her dog out on a walk, TMZ reports.
She was subsequently rushed to a local health center and put on a ventilator, however ‘never improved’.
Prior to her collapse, sources informed TMZ that Roberts appeared ‘perfectly healthy’ and was participating in video talks with her fans. Pingel stated that her death was not related to COVID-19.
Cherished actress Tanya Roberts, best understood for her role as a Bond lady in 1985’s A View To Eliminate, has passed away at 65 years of age. She is pictured in a promotional photo from the spy film
Roberts went out for a walk with her canine on Christmas Eve before she got home and unexpectedly collapsed, according to TMZ. She is visualized in 2017
In addition to being a Bond Girl, Roberts starred in the fifth and final season of Charlie’s Angels in between 1980 and 1981.
She is also famous for playing Midge Pinciotti in the hit comedy, That 70s Program, appearing alongside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis.
Roberts’ other half, film writer Barry Roberts, passed away in 2006. The couple had been married for 32 years, and had no kids.
Roberts was born Victoria Leigh Blum in October 1955 in New York City, before starting her career as a style model in her late teens.
She married Barry Roberts when she was simply 19, and began studying to end up being a starlet at The Stars Studio with Lee Strasberg and Uta Hagen.
The leggy blonde made her movie debut in 1975’s Forced Entry.
Roberts and her spouse relocated completely to Los Angeles in 1977, which settled in a big way three years later on.
The appeal was picked above 2,000 other actresses to replace Shelley Hack in the 5th and final season of Charlie’s Angels, which aired between 1980 and 1981.
Sheena: She would go on to play the title character in Sheena prior to she rose to ‘Bond girl’ status in 1985’s A View To A Kill
In 1982, Roberts included on the color of Playboy.
However she ended up being a family name a number of years later on, when she was elevated to ‘Bond lady’ status in 1985’s A View To A Kill.
In that film, she starred as sultry geologist Stacey Sutton together with Roger Moore in his seventh and last James Bond movie.
Later, Roberts continued to work frequently with functions in films such as Body Slam, Twisted Justice, Purgatory and Legal Tender, which was composed by her partner.
In 1998, she went back to the small screen to play Midge in That 70s Program.
The hit Fox sitcom likewise starred Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis, Wilmer Valderrama and Topher Grace.
New Angel: Roberts was chosen over 2,000 other starlets to replace Shelley Hack in the 5th season of Charlie’s Angels, playing Julie Rogers
Bond lady: She played geologist Stacey Sutton together with Roger Moore in his seventh and final James Bond motion picture