Veteran actress Jessica Walter dies aged 80

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Jessica Walter, the voice of mama Fran Sinclair in 1990s series “Dinosaurs”, has passed away at the age of 80.

The news of her passing was announced by her daughter Brooke Bowman.

Walter also had longstanding gigs as Lucille Bluth in TV/Netflix series “Arrested Development” and Malory Archer in adult animated sitcom “Archer”.

Here’s the opening theme to 1991’s “Dinosaurs”.

Her “Arrested Development” colleague Tony Hale took to Twitter to express condolences.

Before the 90s, she also appeared in family drama series “Aaron’s Way” and 1986 animated series Wildfire.

Walter also appeared in the 1978 live-action television film “Dr. Strange” based on the Marvel Comics character.

She was nominated for two Golden Globe awards – for New Star of the Year in 1966’s “Grand Prix” and for Best Actress, Motion Picture Drama in 1971’s “Play Misty for Me.”