Diana Rigg Dies at 82
By Ritika Ray
Diana Rigg aka Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg passes away at 82. She played the role of Emma Peel in The Avengers and also as the wife of James Bond as Countess Teresa Di Vicenzo. She also played the role of Olenna Tyrell in Games of Thrones.
She has been a famous British Actor since the 1960s after her role in The Avengers. Diana was born in Northern England and studies at the royal academy of dramatic art. Diana Rigg passed away on 10th September 2020 who was 82 years old at her home with her family.
Diana was a well-known actress and also had a long run in the theatre. She appeared as the wife of James Bond in the movie On Her Majesty’s Secret Service. Her Daughter Rachael Stirling announced the sudden demise of her mother and stated that Diana Rigg passed away in her sleep peacefully early in the morning surrounded by family. Her daughter also mentioned that she was diagnosed with cancer in March and since then she spent her last few months with joy and had an extraordinary life, full of love, laughter and pride. She will miss her beyond words.