Lisa Loring, who performed Wednesday Addams in basic Sixties sitcom “The Addams Family,” dies at 64

Original Wednesday Addams actress dies at 64

Lisa Loring, authentic Wednesday Addams actress, dies at 64


Lisa Loring, who performed Wednesday on the unique “The Addams Family” — the basic Sixties sitcom — died Saturday. She was 64.

Loring’s agent, Chris Carbaugh of C and V Promotions, confirmed to CBS News in an announcement that Loring died on Saturday “surrounded by her household. Lisa was a really loving mom, grandmother and buddy with a lifetime of wonderful tales and experiences.

“She delivered to life some of the iconic characters in Hollywood historical past that’s nonetheless celebrated right this moment. Lisa beloved sharing her recollections and assembly all her followers the world over. She shall be missed dearly.”

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Lisa Loring on the Chiller Theatre Expo Halloween 2022 on the Hilton Parsippany on Oct. 29, 2022 in Parsippany, New Jersey.

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Loring performed a younger Wednesday Addams from 1964 to 1966 and likewise appeared in “As the World Turns.”

News of her demise was initially reported by The Hollywood Reporter.

Lisa Loring as Wednesday Addams in a 1966 episode ot “The Addams Family

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The publication says she was six years previous when she began within the sitcom.

It additionally says Loring died in a Burbank, Calif. hospital of “issues from a stroke brought on by hypertension,” citing her daughter, Vanessa Foumberg.

Loring reprised the position within the 1977 tv film “Halloween with the New Addams Family,” in keeping with The Hollywood Reporter.

Wednesday Addams is the topic of the runaway Netflix hit, “Wednesday.”  

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