Marion Ramsey, “Police Academy” actress, dies at 73

Marion Ramsey seen in 2013.

Starlet Marion Ramsey, who was best understood for her role in the “Police Academy” movies, died Thursday, her manager Roger Paul confirmed to CBS News. No cause of death was offered. She was 73.

” Ms. Ramseys infamous voice was emblematic; soft-spoken, unique and gentle, equally fitting her golden generous spirit, and funny personality,” Paul stated in a declaration. Born in Philadelphia, Ramsey first got begun in showbiz on the remarkable stages of Broadway.” Marion brought with her a compassion and penetrating light that quickly filled a space upon her arrival,” Paul added.

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While her movie and television profession started with guest TELEVISION areas on “The Jeffersons” and “Cos,” the Bill Cosby sketch program, Ramsey ended up being well-known for the function of Officer Laverne Hooks in the 1984 funny movie “Police Academy.” She played the function through all six movies, ending with “Police Academy 6.” The starlet was a “strong advocate” for AIDS advocacy, performing in charity events like “Divas Simply Singing.” She likewise provided her voice skills to animated programs like “The Addams Family,” and “Robot Chicken.” Ramseys final acting function remained in the 2018 indie movie “When I Sing.” She is made it through by her numerous fans, associates, and her 3 siblings.

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Starlet Marion Ramsey, who was best understood for her function in the “Police Academy” films, passed away Thursday, her supervisor Roger Paul confirmed to CBS News.” Ms. Ramseys infamous voice was emblematic; soft-spoken, mild and distinct, equally fitting her golden generous spirit, and funny disposition,” Paul stated in a declaration. Born in Philadelphia, Ramsey first got started in showbiz on the renowned stages of Broadway. She played the function through all 6 films, ending with “Police Academy 6.

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