Georgia Engel (who played Georgette on the Mary Tyler Moore Show) passes


Georgia Engel, who rose to fame playing Georgette Franklin on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, has died at age 70. The cause of death has not been determined, but she was reportedly a Christian Scientist and did not see doctors. She was nominated for 2Emmy Awards during the show’s run, on which she played the girlfriend of Ted Knight’s news anchor character, Ted Baxter. She also played Pat MacDougall on Everybody Loves Raymond, a role she earned 3 Emmy nominations for.


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