Lance O’Brien Wiki – Lance O’Brien Biography
Lance O’Brien is the husband of actress and model Tanya Roberts, best known for her role as Midge on “That ’70s Show.” It is reported that she passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021. He was 65 years old.
Tanya was previously married to Barry Roberts, actor and writer, known for Legal Tender (1991) and Hour Magazine (1980) until he passed away on June 15, 2006.
Lance O’Brien and Tanya Roberts
Roberts was married to Barry Roberts from 1974 until his death in 2006. They had no children. Roberts resided in Hollywood Hills, California.
The two met when she was in line to see a movie and got married a few months later after she proposed to him at a subway station. Before her big break, Roberts was best known for her modeling work for brands like Clairol and Excedrin to relieve headaches.
Following the death of Barry Roberts, she married Lance O’Brien until his death in January 2021.
Tanya Roberts was born Victoria Leigh Blum in the Bronx, New York. She dropped out of high school when she was just 15 years old, according to NNDB, getting married and hitchhiking across the United States until her then mother-in-law annulled the marriage.
Cause of death of Tanya Roberts
On December 24, 2020, Roberts suddenly collapsed after returning home from walking her dogs. She was taken to a hospital but died on January 3, 2021.
According to TMZ, former Charlie’s Angel and Bond girl Tanya Roberts died at the age of 65. A representative for Roberts told TMZ that she passed out after going for a walk with her dog on Christmas Eve. She was hospitalized and put on a ventilator, but she never recovered. In reporting her passing, TMZ also said that she appeared healthy in the days leading up to the collapse and that the death was reportedly not related to COVID-19.
Mike Pingel told The Hollywood Reporter, “I am devastated. She was bright and beautiful and I feel like a light has been taken from me.” “She was the sweetest person you have ever met and she had a huge heart,” she said.
Her cause of death was not immediately clear.
Aside from her popular role in the sitcom as Donna Pinciotti’s mother, Roberts was also known for playing a Bond girl in the 1985 and 2007 films “A View to Kill.” Roberts posed for Playboy and appeared in a handful of commercials.
She leaves behind her current husband, Lance O’Brien, and her sister, Barbara Chase, according to reports.