Tanya Roberts, Bond Lady and That ’70s Present Star, useless at 65

actress Tanya Roberts, known for the James Bond film A View to a Kill and the hit comedy That ’70s Show, has died at the age of 65.

Her agent confirmed to TMZ that the star passed away on Sunday, January 3, after she collapsed at her home on December 24 after walking her dogs. She was hospitalized and put on a ventilator but was not recovering from the non-coronavirus health problem, according to her team.

Tanya, born Victoria Leigh Blum, played as Bond Girl opposite Stacey Sutton Roger Moore‘s 007 in the 1985 film A View to a Kill.

She appeared in a number of Campy genre films and comedies in the late 1970s and 1980s, including Racquet in 1979, The Beastmaster in 1982, Sheena: Queen of the Jungle in 1984, and Body Slam in 1986.

She is perhaps best known for her role on That ’70s Show as Midge Pinciotti, mother of Laura PreponCharacter donna. Midge was written off the show after the third season in 2001, and Tanya later stated that she had left to take care of her husband Barry Robertswho got sick.

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