Pamela Gidley, the actress best known for her role in Twin Peaks’ prequel Fire Walk With Me and CSI, has died. She was 52 years old.
Pamela was known for her role as Teresa Banks in the film where she captured the world’s attention with her beauty and drama. She also starred in Cherry 2000 as well as a CSI as a crime scene anthropologist. She was beloved by many in the entertainment industry.
It was as though Pamela’s life was always written out for her; at only 4-years-old, she won the “Little Miss Lovely” contest. She worked as a child model where she was later selected as the "Most Beautiful Girl in the World' by the Wilhelmina modeling agency.
She entered Hollywood when she was only 21 years old with her debut film Thrashin’. Other roles for her included Angel Street, The Pretender, Skin, Tour of Duty and Strange Luck.
Pamela’s family announced the news that she had passed on April 30, although she died on nearly two weeks before on April 16. Her family reported that she died peacefully in her home in Seabrook, New Hampshire.
Pamela is survived by mother, her brother and his wife, and her nieces and nephew. She was beloved by her fans and Hollywood colleagues and her family.
Please pray for her family during this heartbreaking time.