Police reportedly went to her home at 6pm on Sunday to check on her after she had missed an appointment. The website also reported that Peterson was suffering from pneumonia, sinusitis and sleep apnea over the past two years, and that she had been living in a home with mold issues before moving out last year. Her character gets into a fake relationship with Patrick Dempsey's nerdy character, only for the two to develop real feelings for one another.
By Ross Mcdonagh For Dailymail. Patrick Demspsey cut a despondent figure on Tuesday as he was spotted after learning that his co-star Amanda Peterson has died at the age of The two had starred together in the beloved 80s teen movie Can't Buy Me Love.
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For that fee, Cindy, the head cheerleader, pretends to date Ronald, who is so out of it he can't sit at the same lunch table as Cindy's friends. A little hair mousse, a few oversized jackets and nearness to Cindy make Ronald the senior-class ''heartbreaker,'' all in one short month. Patrick Dempsey and Amanda Peterson are appealing as these star-crossed yuppies: his cool-guy reputation grows, and he abandons his loyal, misfit old friends; she turns out to be a closet poet who values individuality.
Amanda never broke through past her original teen audience, though, and retired to live as a happy housewife off in the suburbs. I Posed for Playboyin which she played one of three women making the decision to, yep, pose for Playboy. She seemed to have a topless scene the next year, in the straight to video thriller Fatal Charmbut alas, the nudity was the work of a comely body double.
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By Dailymail. Fashioned as a sexy biker chick and straddling a motorcycle in an empty car park, Amanda Peterson stares vacantly into the lens of a camera in what would subsequently become her final photoshoot. The tragic actress - who fled Hollywood in following the film 'Windrunner', having shot to fame as a teen rom com favorite - was found dead at her Colorado apartment on Sunday, aged
She was Mike Moran with the Greeley, Colorado, police department says Peterson was found dead at an apartment complex Sunday. She was alone, and an investigation into her death is ongoing.
Peterson allegedly passed away on Friday, though her body was not discovered in her Greeley, Colorado home until Sunday. Peterson's death is still under investigation. Peterson became a star after playing Dempsey's romantic counterpart Cindy Mancini in the hit '80s makeover movie, but left the industry just a few years later.