In the United States at the age of 57 years died comedienne Jan Hooks. This was reported by ITAR-TASS on 10 October. According to the actress for a long time fought with severe disease. Viewers Hooks are most familiar with the popular show “Saturday Night Live» (Saturday Night Live), the TV series “Making a woman» (Designing Women), «The third planet from the sun» (3rd Rock from the Sun) and “Studio 30″ ( 30 Rock). Jan Hooks was born April 23, 1957 in the state of Georgia. In the late 70s she started getting small roles in television series. In 1986, producer Lorne Michaels signed a contract for her part in the show “Saturday Night Live.” Hooks, in particular, parodied such celebrities as Betty Ford, Nancy Reagan, Jodie Foster and Hillary Clinton.