Valerie Harper broke taboos, stole hearts as TV’s Rhoda
NEW YORK (AP) — There was never a better laugh line in all of sitcomania and, in her signature role as Rhoda, Valerie Harper nailed it.
Eyeing a piece of candy with desire yet trepidation,...
Valerie Harper, TV’s sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Valerie Harper, who scored guffaws, stole hearts and busted TV taboos as the brash, self-deprecating Rhoda Morgenstern on back-to-back hit sitcoms in the 1970s, has...
Reaction to the death of actress Valerie Harper
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reaction to the death of actress Valerie Harper who died Friday at age 80:
— "Even when she was down she danced and showed the world that she refused to let...
Valerie Harper back on screen despite cancer struggle
LOS ANGELES (AP) — This is what a tough cookie Valerie Harper is: Despite her prolonged fight against cancer, she accepted the demanding role of a woman with Alzheimer's to draw attention to the disease.
The result is "My Mom and the Girl," a short film written, directed and produced by Susie Singer Carter, who plays opposite Harper in the story drawn from the filmmaker's experience with her own mother, Norma Holzer.
TV specials pay tribute to Mary Tyler Moore
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television is paying tribute to Mary Tyler Moore, one of its adored leading ladies.
Moore, who died Wednesday at age 80, will be the focus of broadcast specials.
"Mary Tyler Moore: Love is All Around," is a new CBS News special airing 9 p.m. EST Thursday. Gayle King, co-host of "CBS This Morning," will anchor the salute to Moore's life and legacy.