All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Valerie Harper’

Kellie Pickler Plans New Album, Helps Fight Cancer

Kellie Pickler is mixing business with pleasure, again, as she teams up with her songwriter and producer husband Kyle Jacobs to create her fifth album. This isn’t the first time the partners in life have become partners in music; the pair penned songs for Pickler’s 2013 album The Woman I Am. “I grew up listening to traditional country music,” said …

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Valerie Harper Sued For Having Cancer

Playwright Matthew Lombardo, along with several other Broadway producers, are suing Valerie Harper for not informing them that her cancer had returned. According to documents obtained by TMZ, the lawsuit states that 74-year-old Harper failed to notify them, in 2012, when she found out that her cancer was no longer in remission. Harper was starring in Lombardo’s play Looped at …

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Valerie Harper Sued for Cancer Non-Disclosure

Valerie Harper has had a roller coaster year. Diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer last year and given a fatal diagnosis, the Rhoda star has since received the miraculous news that she is on the mend. The producer of Valerie Harper’s former Broadway show Looped is now suing her for $2 million for not revealing that the terminal illness had returned …

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Valerie Harper Sued for Concealing Cancer, Forgetting Lines in Broadway Show “Looped”

Valerie Harper has been sued for concealing her cancer diagnosis to an employer. The lawsuit could cost her 2 million dollars, but it hasn’t stopped the 74 year old actress from losing hope or working. Harper has gone through a roller coaster of hope and despair after her diagnosis of leptomeningeal carcinomatosis last year. She joined the cast of Dancing …

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Valerie Harper Is Not “Cancer Free”, She Says

Valerie Harper announced last year that she was battling terminal brain cancer, shocking her fans and those who had grown up watching her on television. But even then, she said she was hopeful for the future, as she was beating the odds after being given only a short time to live. “I’d say that we’re getting pretty close to a …

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Valerie Harper Opens Up About Her Battle Against Brain Cancer

Valerie Harper is the epitome of a true fighter. Last year when she publicly announced that she’d been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, doctors also gave a grim prognosis with a minimum three-month life expectancy. However, the bleak possibilities didn’t keep her down. Harper has become a walking inspiration for millions as she’s beat the odds of the initial predictions. The former Mary Tyler …

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Valerie Harper In Good Spirits In Spite Of Cancer

A little over a year ago, Valerie Harper told the world she was battling brain cancer. When she revealed her diagnosis, she also informed everyone that doctors had only given her a year to live and she would likely not make it to see Easter 2014. Harper recently appeared on the Today Show where she told everyone that she does …

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Valerie Harper: Good News From Doctors

Valerie Harper was pretty much given a death sentence when she was diagnosed with brain cancer a little more than a year ago. She was told at the time that at best she had just months to live. The Rhoda and Mary Tyler Moore Show star grabbed life by the horns and was determined to live whatever she had left …

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Valerie Harper Sends Message to “Carry On”

When ABC news asked Valerie Harper why she wanted to do the physically challenging reality show “Dancing With the Stars” after her terminal brain cancer diagnosis, the TV star, responded, “Don’t die until you’re dead!” Here’s a look at her most recent performance: We bid farewell to the courageous Harper, who was voted off of the reality show after a …

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Valerie Harper Not Sad About DWTS Elimination

Valerie Harper is the third celebrity dancer to be eliminated from “Dancing With The Stars”, but she says she has no regrets. The 74-year old iconic actress went into the competition while battling brain cancer, and although doctors told her at one point that she only had a few months to live, Harper brushed it aside in the hopes that …

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Valerie Harper Beating Brain Cancer, May Head To “DWTS”

Valerie Harper announced earlier this year that she was fighting terminal brain cancer and said that the doctors had only given her a few months to live, but now they say she’s close to beating it against all odds. “I’d say that we’re getting pretty close to a remission,” neuro-oncologist Jeremy Rudnick said on the “Today” show. “It defies the …

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Valerie Harper to Join TV Movie Cast Months After Cancer Diagnosis

Just five months after revealing to People magazine she has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, Valerie Harper is going to work on a TV movie. Harper, who was diagnosed in January with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, a rare condition that occurs when cancer cells spread into the fluid-filled membrane surrounding the brain, will be joining the cast of The Town That …

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