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Amanda Peterson


Born - 8 July 1970, Greeley, Colorado, USA
Died - 3 July 2015

Beguiling, light-haired American teenage lead of the late 1980s whose career never blossomed in the way that it should have. A child dancer, she appeared in Annie (1982), then later Explorers (1985), Can't Buy Me Love (1987), The Lawless Land (1988), Listen to Me (1989), Fatal Charm (1990) and Windrunner (1994), her last. Suffering from debilitating illness and a sleep apnea problem, she was found dead at 44 from an accidental drugs overdose.