“Insecure” and “Beverly Hills, 90210” actress Denise Dowse has died, per Selection. She was 64.
On Saturday (August 13), Dowse’s sister Tracey introduced the information on the actress’ Instagram account.
“It’s with a really heavy coronary heart that I inform everybody that my sister, Denise Dowse has gone ahead to fulfill our household in everlasting life,” Tracey wrote. “Denise Yvonne Dowse was probably the most superb sister, a consummate, illustrious actress, mentor, and director. She was my best possible buddy and ultimate member of the family.”
The announcement got here after her sister shared earlier this month that Dowse had fallen right into a coma as a result of a “virulent type of meningitis.”
“I’m making an attempt to maintain my spirits up and assist those that want it. As lots of you understand I’m a non-public individual. So that is laborious for me. I’m requesting assist and prayers be provided me and my sister, and my solely speedy household Denise Dowse,” Hint Dowse wrote August 5 on Fb.
“Her docs have no idea when she is going to come out of the coma because it was not medically induced. She is a vibrant actor and director that ought to have a few years forward of her,” she continued. “Ideas, prayers and assist are vastly appreciated.”
Born on Feb. 21, 1958, in Honolulu, Hawaii, Dowse’s display roles date again to the Nineteen Eighties.
She most not too long ago performed therapist, Dr. Rhonda Pines, in “Insecure.” Dowse additionally had a recurring function as vice principal Yvonne Teasley in “Beverly Hills, 90210.”
The longtime actress racked up various movie credit for her roles in Bio-Dome, Starship Troopers, A Civil Motion, Ray, Coach Carter, and The Name to call a couple of.
Dowse was additionally an everyday visitor star throughout a wide range of tv reveals up to now three many years, showing on “Seinfield,” “Full Home,” “Murphy Brown,” “Touched by an Angel,” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” “Chicago Hope,” “ER,” “The West Wing,” “Home, “Fort,” and extra.
She is survived by her sister Tracey.
Relaxation in peace, Denise Dowse.
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