Mary Frann, who played Bob Newhart's wife on TV's "New-hart," died Wednesday. She was 55.
Ms. Frann died at her home. The cause of death was not immediately known.
On "Newhart," which ran on CBS for eight years, she played Joanna Louden, who with her husband ran a bed-and-breakfast in New England.
She also starred in the ABC series "Kings Crossing" and in the Jackie Collins miniseries "Lucky Chances" on NBC, and played Amanda Peters for four years on NBC's "Days of Our Lives."
She appeared in the TV movies "Fatal Charm," "Single Women, Married Men," "Eight is Enough: A Family Reunion" and "The Hitchhiker."