Cloris Leachman, the Oscar and Emmy-winning actress of TV shows like the “Mary Tyler Moore Show” has passed away at the age of 94. Cloris Leachman is probably best known for her role as Phyllis Lindstrom on the “Mary Tyler Moore Show” but also starred in the TV show “Malcolm In The Middle” which she won an Emmy for in 2006.
Leachman was also very successful on the big screen as well. She won an Acadamy Award for her dramatic role in the 1971 movie “The Last Picture Show”. She also starred in the Mel Brooks classic “Young Frankenstein”.
Cloris Leachman passes away due to natural causes in Encinitas, California.
She will be missed.
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