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‘Arrested Development’ star Jessica Walter has died. Social media reacts

Walter was known for her role as Lucille Bluth in ‘Arrested Development.’

Jessica Walter attends the LA Premiere of “Arrested Development” Season Five at Raleigh Studios Hollywood on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Los Angeles.
Jessica Walter attends the LA Premiere of “Arrested Development” Season Five at Raleigh Studios Hollywood on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in Los Angeles.
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“Arrested Development” star Jessica Walter has died at the age of 80, Deadline reports.

  • Walter was known for her role as Lucille Bluth in “Arrested Development.” The role earned her an Emmy nomination for outstanding supporting actress, according to Deadline.

Walter has starred in a number of films over the years, including:

  • “Play Misty for Me”
  • “The Flamingo Kid”
  • “Trapper John M.D.”

“It is with a heavy heart that I confirm the passing of my beloved mom Jessica,” Walters’ daughter, Brooke Bowman, said in a statement to Deadline. “A working actor for over six decades, her greatest pleasure was bringing joy to others through her storytelling both on screen and off. While her legacy will live on through her body of work, she will also be remembered by many for her wit, class and overall joie de vivre.”

Social media shared their thoughts, reactions and prayers for Walter and her family in the immediate aftermath of her passing.