SJP remembers late 'Sex and the City' actress Lynn Cohen

Feb. 14: Actress Lynn Cohen, who many Sex and the City fans knew as Magda, died in New York. No cause of death was given. She was 86 years old. Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images

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Sarah Jessica Parker has paid tribute to her late Sex and the City actress Lynn Cohen, following news the star had passed.

Cohen died at the age of 86 on Friday, according to The Hollywood Reporter, with no cause of death given. After the sad news was confirmed, the 54-year-old actress took to Instagram to remember her castmate.

“Beautiful Lynn Cohen. Miranda’s dear and necessary Magda. Our dear SATC colleague. Talent, grace, inspiration. RIP X, SJ,” she wrote, along with a photo of Lynn.

Lynn starred in Sex and the City from Seasons 3 to 6, and also appeared in both of the film adaptations.

After making her debut in 1983’s Without a Trace, Cohen went on to appear in many movies, including Manhattan Murder Mystery and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.

She also enjoyed a prolific TV career, starring in shows including Law & Order and Damages.

The late actress also enjoyed a fruitful career onstage, appearing in numerous Broadway productions throughout her career.

She is survived by her second husband, Ron Cohen, to whom she had been married for 55 years.

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