| Mar 7, 2013
| 12:44 PM
In the second and best installment of “The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour,” the follow-up to “I Love Lucy,” the guest star is Tallulah Bankhead, playing herself as a new neighbor of the Ricardos and Mertzes.
During a clash of...
| Sep 12, 2002
The new theater season marks milestone anniversaries for two Baltimore theaters. Center Stage turns 40, and Arena Players, billed as "the nation's oldest continuously operating African-American theater," turns 50.
The fare at both is eclectic, and,...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
In response to a story in Closer Weekly that quotes Valerie Harper as having declared that she is "absolutely cancer-free," the Emmy winner has come out to say that the quote is unfortunately "erroneous."
"In response to a recent erroneous quote...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Valerie Harper might not be "cancer free," as a headline screamed Wednesday, but she is "cautiously optimistic" and hopeful about her current health situation.
The actress, 74, issued a statement clarifying a quote that had appeared in this week's...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Valerie Harper is positively radiant these days. There's a sparkle in her eyes and a genuine warmth in her smile. Why not? She's defied the odds.
Early last year, Harper was told she had three months to live. Harper, a non-smoker who had a cancerous...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Valerie Harper is not cancer-free. The actress clarified the point Thursday while in New York City on a press junket for her Hallmark Channel show, "Signed, Sealed, Delivered."
Clarification was needed thanks to an exclusive interview published in the...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Valerie Harper suddenly has more to worry about than surviving cancer: She's being sued for $2 million by the playwright-producer of the Broadway show "Looped," who has accused the actress of hiding her previous lung cancer diagnosis and her new...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Maybe it's my age, time galloping at breathtaking speed after the mid-century mark, or the news that two people I know received a dismal health prognosis in the past two weeks. Whatever the prompt, I find myself musing about a subject often ignored....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:51 AM
“It’s a really great thing to get out and dance.”
Ah, Valerie Harper. The inspirational actress and her bonny Irish lad of a pro partner, Tristan MacManus, were the latest couple eliminated from the “Dancing With the Stars”...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Valerie Harper, diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in January and given three to six months to live, has defied the odds and as of June was close to remission, the actress and her doctor revealed Thursday morning on the "Today" show.
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Reunions and special guest stars are nothing new to the set of Hot in Cleveland. The TV Land sitcom is known for celebrating stars of the past and letting them do what they do best in front of an audience rabid to see them in action again. Yet there was...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Georgia Engel may always be best remembered for her turn as Georgette Franklin on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, but the vivacious, sweet-natured actress has had a long and varied career. Yes, there's been television — a medium she has kept up with over...