Kirstie Alley, the beloved TV and film star, has died at the age of 71.She was a five-time Golden Globe nominee and an 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 her 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 breakthrough role as Rebecca Howe in the hit NBC sitcom Cheers (1987–1993). Alley’s performance earned her an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe in 1991. From 1997 to 2000, she starred as the lead 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 came in second place during season 12 of the show. She also hosted several 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 Performer in a New Television Series (1988) and Favorite Female Performer in a Motion Picture Comedy (1994). Alley was married twice during her lifetime; first to high school sweetheart Bob Alley from 1970 until 1977 and then to actor Parker Stevenson from 1983 until their divorce in 1997. Following a miscarriage, they adopted son William “True” one week after his birth. She is survived by both of her sons William True Stevenson and Lillie Price Stevenson who are both actors today.
How did Kirstie Alley died? What was the cause of her death?
Kirstie Alley was died on December 5, 2022 at the age of 71 due to cancer . She was diagnosed with cancer, she achieved great success in Hollywood and left an indelible mark on the industry. Alley had undergone treatment for cancer privately. Her death is a loss to the entertainment industry and to her contributions to the television industry.
On Monday night, Alley’s children, William “True” Stevenson and Lillie Price Stevenson, released a statement on her social media account confirming her passing.
Kirstie Alley Networth
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 purchased 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 nearly $5 million
Tribute Pour on social media
Kirstie Alley was an icon of television history who will forever be remembered for changing American culture through entertainment. Her work will continue to inspire generations of actors to come, who will strive for greatness just like she did throughout her life and career.
Such sad news FB family. Did you see this? Actress Kirstie Alley has died after battling cancer, her family announced. She was 71 years old.
Sorry to you both I’m sorry Such a loss thought she was. A Real comedic no a act- dress
Awwwe so sorry to hear about your mom.prayers to your family
Sending my heartfelt condolences and prayers to her family,friends and co workers🙏🙌🙏🙌🙏❤️🌹
Our thoughts are with those who were close to Kirstie during this difficult time; may they find solace knowing how much of an impact she had on everyone around here through laughter and entertainment. Rest In Peace Kirstie Alley – you will always remain in our hearts!