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Actress Will & Grace Shelley Morrison dies at 83

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Hollywood has lost a star.

Actress Shelley Morrison has passed away at the age of 83, Variety reports by The Associated Press.

Morrison publicist, Lori DeWaal, confirmed the news, according to the publication. DeWaal also revealed that the actress died at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles due to heart failure, after suffering a brief illness.

The 83-year-old star was best known for her role as Rosario Salazar in Will and grace. She appeared in the original series of the beloved television series. In fact, Morrison was only scheduled to appear on the NBC show for one episode, but his chemistry with Megan Mullally I was off the charts.

The late actress ended up starring in more than 60 episodes during her initial eight-season career.

"Rosario is one of my favorite characters of all time," Morrison shared recently, according to Variety by AP. "It reminds me a lot of my own mother, who loved animals and children, but would not suffer fools. For me it is very significant that we could show her an older Hispanic woman who is bright and intelligent and can hug her. Own."

Take to social networks, Will and grace star Sean Hayes He shared his condolences and offered a sweet message about his former co-star.

"What a sad news. Our dear Shelley Morrison passed away today. He was absolutely hilarious and had the biggest heart," he wrote in a sincere Instagram post. "She was part of our family Will and Grace and we will miss her a lot. My heart is with her husband, Walter and her whole family."

Jenni "JWoww,quot; Farley He commented with several emojis crying: "No, my heart is broken."

"She was so bright,quot; Will and grace star Brian Jordan Alvarez answered. "Your star shines!"

It certainly will.

Hayes companion, Scott Icenogle, who also composes and produces music for Will and grace, offered his condolences. "How sad to hear this news,quot; shared. "Shelley Morrison was a beloved member of the,quot; Will & Grace "family. We will miss her very much."

American horror story Actress, Adina Porter, wrote, "#RIP Shelley Morrison. Thoughts and prayers to her family and friends. Such a long career. A true,quot; hardworking actor. "We will miss her."

With Will and grace, the late actress appeared in many beloved films, including Beverly Hills Troop and Fools rush. Morrison is survived by her husband and acclaimed writer, Walter Dominguez.

Our thoughts are with the late actress and her loved ones during this time.