Kirstie Alley, Emmy-Winning ‘Cheers’ Star, Dies at 71 

Kirstie Alley as Rebecca Howe on "Cheers"

Kirstie Alley as Rebecca Howe in the “Cheers” episode ‘The Improbable Dream: Part 2,’ which initially broadcast on September 28, 1989.

CBS using Getty Images

Kirstie Alley, that won an Emmy for her function on Cheers as well as starred in movies consisting of Look Who’s Talking, passed away Monday (Dec 5).

Alley passed away of cancer cells that was just lately uncovered, her kids True as well as Lillie Parker stated in a blog post onTwitter Alley’s supervisor Donovan Daughtry verified the fatality in an e-mail to The Associated Press.

Alley was 71.

“As iconic as she was on screen, she was an even more amazing mother and grandmother,” her kids’s declaration stated.

She starred as Rebecca Howe on the NBC comedy Cheers from 1987 to 1993, after the separation of initial celebrity Shelley Long.

She had her very own comedy on the network, Veronica’s Closet, from 1997 to 2000.



Read also