Rebecca Balding, a expert stage and screen actress who appeared on” Soap” and” Charmed,” has failed. She was 73.
Balding’s hubby, actor and director JamesL. Conway, verified her end to Deadline on Wednesday. He revealed that she failed Monday in Park City, Utah, after battling ovarian cancer.
According to the outlet, Balding was born in Little Rock, Arkansas. She studied acting at the University of Kansas before heading to Chicago, where she came an award- winning stage actress. She ultimately had her sights set on Hollywood and moved to LosAngeles.Balding demurred off her career on the West Coast as a laugh queen. She appeared in similar horror flicks as 1979’s” The Silent Scream” and 1982’s” The Boogens,” where she met Conway.
” I was casting the film ‘ The Boogens, ’” the 71- time-old recalled to People magazine.” Rebecca came in to investigation. We gabbled, she read and when she left, I turned to the associate patron and said, ‘ I could marry that girl. ’
” Ever she got cast,” Conway continued.” The first week of firing we went out. That Saturday night, she proposed. And four weeks latterly, while still shooting, we got married. Of course, no bone
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.” One of Balding’s most memorable places was that of Billy Crystal’s gal on” Soap,” ABC’s controversial caricature of day dramatizations. The series vented from 1977 to 1981. She also played Alyssa Milano’s master on” Charmed” from 1998 to 2006. Balding appeared on numerous other iconic television shows, including” Melrose Place,”” Beverly Hills, 90210,”” Starsky and Hutch,”” The Bionic Woman,”” The Rockford Files” and” Family Ties,” just to name a many.