The girls of the actress, Peggy Lipton announced the sad news at the “Los Angeles Times”
Peggy Lipton, aka Norma for fans of the Twin Peaks series , passed away on Saturday at the age of 72 from cancer. It’s her daughters, Rashida Jones and Kikada, that the actress had with Quincy Jones, who shared the sad news in the Los Angeles Times , report several media, including Les Inrocks . “She made her journey peacefully with her daughters and nieces at her side. We are very lucky for each moment spent with her, “they said.
Norma Jennings from Double R Dinner
Born in 1946 in New York, Peggy Lipton had her first hit in the series The Mod Squadin the early 1970s, for which she also earned a Golden Globe for best actress in a drama series (in 1971). Twenty years later, she performed Norma Jennings in David Lynch’s cult series, Twin Peaks . For those who have a small lapse of memory, Norma was none other than the boss of the Double R Diner and served there large cups of coffee. Peggy Lipton had agreed to take on the role of Norma again in 2017, for the third season of the series.
I’ll see you in my dreams…
Peggy Lipton, 1946-2019 pic.twitter.com/Fyey1l48aE
— La Cinémathèque (@cinemathequefr) May 12, 2019