Kirstie Alley, the beloved TV and movie star, has died at the age of 71. She was a five time Golden Globe nominee and Emmy winner. Alley was also known for her work as a spokesperson for Jenny Craig and her battle with addiction. Alley will be remembered for her wit, her humor and her warmth. She will be missed by many fans around the world.
Who was Kirstie Alley?
Kirstie Alley was born on January 12, 1951 in Wichita, Kansas. She rose to fame through her breakout role as Rebecca Howe on the hit NBC sitcom Cheers (1987-1993). Alley’s performance earned her an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award in 1991. From 1997 to 2000, she played the title role in Veronica’s Closet, which also earned her additional nominations for both awards.
In addition to acting, Alley also competed on Dancing with the Stars where she placed second during the show’s 12th season. She also hosted various game shows such as Super Password and Win Lose or Draw during the 1980s and 1990s.
Throughout her career, she received several accolades, including two People’s Choice Awards for Favorite Female Actress in a New TV Series (1988) and Favorite Female Actress in a Motion Picture Comedy (1994). Alley was married twice during her life; first with her high school sweetheart Bob Alley from 1970 to 1977 and then with actor Parker Stevenson from 1983 until her divorce in 1997. After a miscarriage, they adopted her son William “True” a week after the marriage. birth of her She is survived by her two children, William True Stevenson and Lillie Price Stevenson, who are present actors.
How did Kirstie Alley die? What was the cause of her death?
Kirstie Alley passed away on December 5, 2022 at the age of 71 from cancer. Diagnosed with cancer, she achieved great success in Hollywood and left an indelible mark on the industry. Alley had undergone private cancer treatment. Her death is a loss to the entertainment industry and her contributions to the television industry.
On Monday night, Alley’s children, William “True” Stevenson and Lillie Price Stevenson, posted a statement on their social media account confirming his passing.
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Kirstie Alley is an American actress and model who has had a long and successful career in Hollywood. She is also a very savvy real estate investor. In 2000, she bought an 8,800-square-foot mansion in Los Angeles for $2.9 million. The property was listed for sale in November 2018 for $11.97 million and sold in April 2021 for $7.8 million. That’s a profit of almost $5 million.
Tribute poured on social networks
Kirstie Alley was an icon of television history who will always be remembered for changing American culture through entertainment. Her work will continue to inspire generations of actors to come, who will strive for greatness as she did throughout her life and career.
What sad news FB family. Did you see this? Actress Kirstie Alley has died after battling cancer, her family announced. She was 71 years old.
I’m sorry for both of you I’m sorry Such a loss he thought it was. A real comedy not an act dress
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I send my deepest condolences and prayers to his family, friends and co-workers 🙏🙌🙏🙌🙏❤️🌹
Our thoughts are with those who were close to Kirstie during this difficult time; may they take solace in knowing how much of an impact she made on everyone here through laughter and entertainment. Rest in peace Kirstie Alley, you will always remain in our hearts!