"Twin Peaks" and "Mod Squad" star Peggy Lipton died of cancer on Saturday, their daughters Rashida and Kadida Jones said. Lipton was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2004.
Lipton won a Golden Globe and was nominated four times by Emmy for her role as flower child Julie Barnes in "The Mod Squad," in which she participated from 1
"I lost a sister today," Amick wrote. "She was a true angel on earth … she could not bring more love into her beautiful soul and she generously shared her heart with everyone around her."
"I had the opportunity to work with Peggy for a few days in a movie," Griffin wrote, "I absolutely fell in love with her, I honestly always thought Peggy was perfect for …"
Helen Hunt simply wrote: "She is the one I always wanted to be."
Holly Robinon Peete, the star of 21 Jump Street, simply called her death heartbreaking loss "and said that her character" Jump Street "by Lipton's role in "Mod Squad" was inspired.
Rosanna Arquette wrote that Lipton, whom she knew for many years, was "an exquisite human being on all levels."