Avengers and Game of Thrones star Dame Diana Rigg passed away

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Published: September 11,2020 09:55 AM
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September 11, 2020: Actress Dame Diana Rigg, famous for roles including Emma Peel in TV series The Avengers and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 82.

September 11, 2020: Actress Dame Diana Rigg, famous for roles including Emma Peel in TV series The Avengers and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 82.



Her daughter, actress Rachael Stirling, informed she died of cancer, after being diagnosed in March.



"She spent her last month’s joyfully reflecting on her extraordinary life, full of love, laughter and a deep pride in her profession," she added.



Dame Diana also played the only woman who became Mrs James Bond. She played Tracy, who married George Lazenby's 007 in the 1969 film On Her Majesty's Secret Service.





Taking to official Twitter account of James Bond





The Game of Thrones official account also honoured her.