Actress Amanda Peterson Found Dead At Age 43

News Interview with Amanda Peterson for “Can’t Buy Me Love” in 1987

Actress Amanda Peterson, who was best known for her role in the 1987 romantic comedy, “Can’t Buy Me Love,” has died at the age of 43. There are no details regarding the cause of death. Peterson was found alone in her Greeley, Colorado apartment on Sunday. 

At the age of nine years-old, Peterson began acting. She appeared in numerous TV projects, from “Boone,” to “A Year In The Life” and “Doogie Howser, M.D.”

In 1994, Peterson left the world of acting and eventually moved back to her hometown in Colorado.

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