Family and friends of Tanya Fear, a British actress who appeared in a 2018 episode of BBC sci-fi Doctor Who, has reported she has gone missing in Los Angeles.
The 31-year-old actress was originally reported as last being seen at the Hollywood Bowl area on September 9. However, it has now been revealed she was spotted at a Trader Joe’s on Santa Monica Boulevard on Septembr 12.
The Los Angeles Police Department has confirmed a missing persons report was filed for her on September 9.
Her manager, Alex Cole, on Sunday, said he last spoke to her about eight days ago. He said she had been performing stand-up comedy in the Los Angeles area.
Friends, family and fans have taken to social media to spread the word about the missing actress.
They are urging people to use the hashtag #FindTanyaFear on social media to help gather information about her disappearance.
They have also set up the dedicated Twitter account @FindTanyaFear to intensify efforts.
The actress, whose real name is Tanyaradzwa Fear, played the role of Dr Jade McIntyre in an episode of Doctor Who in 2018 alongside Jodie Whitaker as the 13th Doctor in the hit BBC sci-fi drama.
The British actress has also appeared in TV’s Spotless, Endeavour, DCI Banks and Midsomer Murders.She was seen in the movie Kick-Ass 2 and had recently started doing stand-up comedy.