Tanya Roberts was an American actress, producer, and model who rose to fame after appearing as Julie Rogers in the 1970s drama TV series Charlie’s Angels. Moreover, she also acted as Stacey Sutton in the James Bond film, A View to a Kill in 1985.
Tanya Roberts’ Cause of Death
Tanya Roberts passed away on January 4, 2021. She was 65 years old. Tanya was admitted to the hospital due to severe intestinal pain and breathing difficulty. She remained on a ventilator. Tanya had a serious urinary tract infection and she suffered from a blood infection.
In the past, she suffered from the infectious disease hepatitis C which added more complications. The actress who entertained man people through her acting died on 4th December.
Tanya Roberts’ Bio, Age, Parents, Education
She was born on 15th October 1955 in the Bronx, New York City, New York in the United States. Her full name is Victoria Leigh Blum. She is American by nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group. Tanya was born to parents Oscar Maximilian Blum (father) and Dorothy Leigh Smith (mother). She grew up with her elder sister Barbara.
Tanya Roberts attended a local school in her hometown Bronx, New York City. Further information on her education is unknown.
Tanya Roberts’ Height
Tanya had a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighed 57 kg. She had a body measurement of 37-24-35 inches. she had dark brown hair color and had blue eyes.
Tanya Roberts initially started her career as a fashion model. She featured in various TV advertisements.
She made her acting debut, playing a role in the horror movie named “Forced Entry” in 1975. After that, she landed the role of Julie Rogers in the drama TV show Charlie’s Angels in 1980.
She has also acted in 81 episodes as Midge Pinciotti in the sitcom, That ’70s Show from 1998 to 2004. Actors like Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher also appeared in the show.
She played cameo roles in various TV series like Off Centre, High Tide, Barbershop, and several others.
She acted as Denise in the television movie Zuma Beach in 1978. Likewise, she portrayed the character Velda in the Mystery/Crime movie Murder Me Murder You in 1983. In 1995, she acts as herself in the comedy film Favorite Deadly Sins.
In 1977, she acted as Stewardess in the drama film The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover. The following year the movie “Fingers” was released in which she starred as Julia.
In 1979, Tanya starred as Becky alongside actor Chuck Connors in the Horror/Mystery film Tourist Trap. The same year she appeared as Stephanie in the movie California Dreaming. Likewise, she worked alongside Marc Singer and Rip Torn in the film The Beastmaster in 1982. A year later her movie “Hearts and Armour” was released.
She played the lead role of Sheena, Queen of the Jungle in the Adventure/Action movie Sheena in 1984. The next year she landed the role of Stacey Sutton in the film A View to a Kill.
The talented actress who gave notable performances in several movies eventually retired from acting in 2005.
Who is Tanya Roberts’ Husband?
Tanya Roberts was in a relationship with Lance O’Brien before she passed away in January 2021.
Earlier, she was married to Barry Roberts. They tied the knot in 1974. Sadly their relationship ended after Barry’s death in 2006.
What was Tanya Roberts’ Net Worth?
She had made a good income from her acting career and investments. She had a net worth of $10 million.