NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Actress Jessica Walter, who won an Emmy for her role as Lucille Bluth in the comedy series “Arrested Development,” has died.
Walter died in her sleep at her home in New York City. She was 80.READ MORE: Line Of Storms Heading Into Tri-State Area May Bring Dime-Sized Hail
Walter’s career spanned more than six decades. She was known as a force both on stage and screen.READ MORE: Police: Man Stabbed In Face During Argument On Subway In Queens
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Walter’s daughter said her mother’s greatest pleasure was bringing joy to others through her storytelling both on screen and off.