Harper was a breakout star on CBS’s The Mary Tyler Moore Show, then the lead of her own series, Rhoda. She had been battling cancer for years, and her husband said recently he had been advised to put her in hospice care.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The UP cable channel said Valerie Harper is filming a TV movie in Canada. The movie, titled ”The Town that Came A-Courtin’, is based on a novel by Ronda Rich and also stars Lauren Holly, Cameron Bancroft and Lucie Guest. UP, which described the movie as an uplifting romance, said Wednesday […]
The television icon – beloved for her role as brash New Yorker Rhoda Morgenstern on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off, Rhoda – received the news on Jan. 15. Her doctors say she has as little as three months left to live.