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Polly Bergen Dead - Emmy Winning Actress Dies at 84

Polly Bergen Dead - Emmy Winning Actress Dies at 84

Polly Bergen has died at the age of 84.

The Emmy-winning actress passed away at her home with family and close friends by her side in Southbury, Conn., according to her publicist Judy Katz.

In the late 1990s, Polly battled emphysema and other ailments, as a result of smoking for over 50 years.

In recent years, Polly was known for her roles on Desperate Housewives and The Sopranos.

Polly was recognized with an Emmy for her role as Helen Morgan in Playhouse 90 in 1958.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to Polly‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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  • lolol

    R.I.P Lynettes mom

  • Sari

    Rest in Peace Ms. Bergen. Love her performance in Winds of War and her misc. appearances on some of my fave TV shows.

  • chaseamie

    Incredibly sad. RIP Polly.

  • sarah

    A true MOVIE STAR. We have lost such a talented actress. Rest in Peace. Thank you

  • sheila

    I loved her,,,RIP

  • holly

    Rest in peace sweet lady.