Image copyright Getty Images Actress Shelley Morrison, best known for playing maid Rosario in TV comedy Will and Grace, has died aged 83.The New Yorker played Rosario Salazar in 68 episodes of the sitcom from 1999 to 2006.The character, an illegal immigrant from El Salvador, was only due to appear once but proved so popular…

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Actress Shelley Morrison, most fantastic known for taking part in maid Rosario in TV comedy Will and Grace, has died feeble 83.

The Contemporary Yorker performed Rosario Salazar in 68 episodes of the sitcom from 1999 to 2006.

The persona, an illegal immigrant from El Salvador, used to be most fantastic attributable to appear once nonetheless proved so standard with viewers she made routine appearances.

Debra Messing, who performs Grace Adler, led the tributes, posting on Instagram: “Oh, Shelley… what a loss.”

She added: “Our pricey Rosario has handed on. Shelley had a profession that spanned a long time, nonetheless she will consistently be our pricey Rosie.

“She used to be a form soul with a sizable coronary heart and consistently had a smile on her face. All my love to Walter and your whole family.”

Morrison’s a lot-loved persona labored as a maid for Grace’s assistant, Karen Walker, and married her tickled apt friend Jack McFarland in repeat to gain a inexperienced card to quit within the country. Predictably the wedding didn’t final and so that they were rapidly divorced so Rosario might perchance perchance peek other men.

Megan Mullally, who performs Karen, said her “coronary heart is heavy” with the news of Morrison’s dying, noting that she “accomplished extraordinary things on this world”.

Actor Sean Hayes, who portrays Jack, described the gradual star as “absolutely hilarious” with “the finest coronary heart”.

The actress died of coronary heart failure at a Los Angeles sanatorium on Sunday, her publicist Lori DeWaal confirmed.

Morrison used to be offered the probability to reprise her position when the series, which in the starting up resulted in 2006, used to be revived in 2017, nonetheless she declined, having retired from performing.

Her other profession roles included playing Sister Sixto in The Flying Nun with Sally Enviornment from 1967 to 1970.

She also looked in movies alongside Salma Hayek, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn.

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