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Abby Dalton (1932–2020), ‘Falcon Crest’ star

by Kirk Fox

Abby Dalton was an actor who starred on ‘Falcon Crest’ and ‘The Joey Bishop Show.’

  • Died: Monday, November 23, 2020. (Who else died on November 23?)
  • Details of death: Died at the age of 88 in Los Angeles.
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Longtime TV Star

Dalton got her start acting in the B-movies of Roger Corman, including ‘Rock All Night’ in 1957. In 1959, she began a starring role on the TV-Series ‘Hennesey,’ for which she was nominated for an Emmy. She starred as Joey Bishop’s wife from 1962 until 1965 on ‘The Joey Bishop Show.” Dalton may be best known for her role as winemaker Julia Cumson on the prime time soap opera ‘Falcon Crest’ in the 1980s.

Tributes to Abby Dalton

Full Obituary: Variety

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