Vale: Georgia Engel
US actress best known for The Mary Tyler Moore Show has died.
US actress Georgia Engel best known for The Mary Tyler Moore Show has died, aged 70.
She died on Friday in New Jersey but the cause of death is unknown.
Engel (pictured second from left) played the soft-spoken Georgette Baxter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show from 1972 – 1977, first becoming girlfriend then wife to Ted Baxter (Ted Knight).
She also enjoyed had recurring roles on Everybody Loves Raymond and Hot in Cleveland from 2012-2015, earning several Emmy nominations across her career.
Other credits included Rhoda, The Love Boat, The Betty White Show, Mork & Mindy, Goodtime Girls, Fantasy Island, Coach, Passions, The Office and Two and a Half Men.
There were also Broadway performances and films including Taking Off, Dr. Doolittle 2 and Signs of Life.
She most recently appeared on One Day at a Time on Netflix.