Actress Kirstie Alley Loses Battle With Cancer

LOS ANGELES, C.A. —  Emmy Award winning actress Kirstie Alley has died after losing her battle to cancer.  She was 71.

Alley rose to fame in the late 1980’s playing Rebecca Howe, a bar manager on the hit sitcom “Cheers.”  She also starred in other tv shows and films such as Veronica’s Closet and Look Who’s Talking.

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Alley’s children paid tribute to their mother on social media saying as iconic as she was on screen, she was an even more amazing mother and grandmother.