DEAD: Denise DuBarry (aged 63)
American actress and activist (Black Sheep Squadron, CHiPS)
Denise DuBarry Hay (March 6, 1956 – March 23, 2019) was an American actress, businesswoman, film producer, and philanthropist. She co-founded Thane International, Inc., a direct response industry company along with her husband, Bill Hay, in 1990. She served as its Chief Creative Officer for 15 years, from 1990–2005. As an actress, she is best known for her role as nurse Lieutenant Samantha Green, on the television series Black Sheep Squadron, and as Johanna Franklin in the film Being There.
DEATH: Her husband, Bill Hay, confirmed to the Palm Springs Desert Sun that the actress and philanthropist died at UCLA Medical Center on Saturday, less than a month after her 63rd birthday.