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'Wonder Woman': Lynda Carter Pays Tribute To Late Co-Star Lyle Waggoner

Lynda Carter shares tribute to her Wonder Woman co-star Lyle Waggoner
March 18, 2020 - 12:08 / Sarah Schulz

Wonder Woman star Lynda Carter took to Instagram to share a lovely tribute to her late co-star Lyle Waggoner who passed away on March 17th, 2020. See the gorgeous picture here... 

Lynda Carter starred as "Wonder Woman" on the famed television series from 1975 to 1979. The three-season run of the well-known superhero series was a fan favourite among many in the 70s. Lynda is still active in the entertainment business today as she most recently appeared in the series Supergirl and Super Troopers (2018).

Lynda Carter as "Wonder Woman" in 1975
 

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On Tuesday March 17th, veteran actor Lyle Waggoner passed away at the age of 84 after a battle with a brief illness. Lyle was known for playing the role of "Colonel Steve Trevor" on Wonder Woman alongside the brilliant Carter.

Lynda Carter and Lyle Waggoner in Woman Woman
 

Lynda took to Instagram to pay tribute to her late co-star and friend. "Lyle Waggoner was a memorable colleague and co-star, but he was also a friend. His kindness meant the world to me when I was very young and just starting my career," she wrote. 

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Lynda Carter pays tribute to Lyle Waggoner

Lynda also noted that her and Lyle last spoke and caught up in 2018 and she's so glad that they did.

Promotional portrait of American actor Lyle Waggoner, circa 1969.
 

Apart from Lyle's role on Wonder Woman, he also made his mark in Hollywood when he starred in seven seasons of The Carol Burnett Show. Waggoner hosted the quiz show It's Your Bet and he appeared as himself in an episode of That 70's Show. May he rest in peace.