Tanya Roberts Biography
Tanya Roberts was born Victoria Leigh Blum in the Bronx, New York City, in 1949 (though it was previously stated that she was born in 1955). Barbara, her older sister, was her only sibling.
She moved from New York to Mississauga, Ontario, with her mother for several years, where she began building a photo portfolio and making plans for a modeling career. She dropped out of high school at the age of 15 and hitchhiked across the United States for a while. She eventually moved back to New York City and worked as a fashion and cover model.
Tanya Roberts Career
Tanya Roberts was a model, actress, and producer from the United States. She is best known for her roles as Julie Rogers in Charlie’s Angels’ final season (1980-1981), Stacey Sutton in the James Bond film A View to a Kill (1985), Sheena in Sheena (1984), Kiri in The Beastmaster (1982), and Midge Pinciotti on That ’70s Show (1998–2004).
Tanya Roberts Personal Life
From 1974 until his death in 2006, Roberts was married to Barry Roberts. They didn’t have any children. Roberts was a resident of Hollywood Hills, California.
She became Lance O’Brien’s partner some time after his death. Barbara Chase, her sister, was married to Timothy Leary.
Tanya Roberts Death
On December 23, 2020, she was taken to Cedars-Sinai Hospital after hiking, where it was determined she had developed a urinary tract infection that had progressed to sepsis.
Her condition worsened, and she was removed from life support on January 3, 2021. O’Brien was finally permitted to pay her a visit. She passed away on January 4th, at the age of 71.