‘That ’70s Show’ Cast Mourn the Loss of Tanya Roberts — ‘We Lost a Great One’

Tanya Roberts, best known for her roles as Bond Girl and Midge Pinciotti ’70s exhibition, died at the age of 65 on January 3, 2021. Roberts co-stars from ’70s exhibition mourning the loss.

Laura Prepon and Tanya Roberts
Laura Prepon and Tanya Roberts Gabe Palacio / Getty Images

Tanya Roberts was an icon over many generations

Prior to being named Midge Pinciotti, Roberts Victoria Leigh Blum was born in October 1955. She began her career in modeling, working for brands such as Clairol and Excedrin, and then began working in wide-ranging careers. .

Later in his career, Roberts became famous for replacing Shelley Hack in season 5 of the Angels of Charles television series. In 1985, Roberts became the famous Bond girl Stacey Sutton in A scene to kill.

When ’70s exhibition Broadcast on FOX in 1998, Roberts held a new generation of fans. Roberts will be better remembered for his roles as Bond Girl mother Donna (Laura Prepon), Pinciottic Midge.

Despite the role of his girlfriend The ’70s Exhibition, Roberts chose to leave the show in 2001 to care for her terminally ill husband, Barry Roberts. The couple were married in 1974 and until Barry died in 2006.

The cause of Tanya Roberts’ death is unknown at this time

according to Hollywood Reporter, Roberts was walking her dog on Christmas Eve when she fell. Roberts was admitted to Cedar-Sinar Hospital in Los Angeles and died Sunday, January 3, 2021.

A close friend of Roberts ‘and representative Mike Pingel told the revolution that Roberts’ death was not related to coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).

“I am devastated,” Pingel explained to the rebel. “She was brilliant and beautiful and I feel like a light has been taken away. To say she was an angel would be at the top of the list. She was the sweetest man you ever met and had a big heart. She really admired the fans, and I don’t think she understood what she meant to them. ”

At this time, the official cause of Roberts’ death has not yet been announced.

That ’70s Show’ team remembers Tanya Roberts well

Fans that throw of it ’70s exhibition brought to social media to mourn Roberts ’loss. Danny Masterson, who played Steven Hyde on the comedy series, was the first to share his feelings about Roberts ’loss on Twitter.

’70s exhibition her favorite show, ”said friend Roberts and producer Pingel USA today. [Roberts] I enjoyed doing comedy. ”

“I was so sad to hear that Tanya Roberts has died,” said Topher Grace, who played ’70s exhibition directed by Eric Forman, tweet January 4. He continued, writing:

She was the daughter of Bond, one of Charlie’s Angels, and a really pleasant person to work with. I had never acted before and, to be honest, a little anxious around her. But she couldn’t be more kind. We will miss you Midge.

Roberts’ ’70s exhibition co-stars including Prepon, Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Debra Jo Rupp, and Kurtwood Smith have not yet spoken out about her death. Roberts’ husband on-screen Don Stark has not yet commented.

This article is being updated.

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