Valerie Harper

Valerie Harper

American actress (1939-2019)
Valerie Kathryn Harper was an American actress. She began her career as a dancer on Broadway, making her debut as a replacement in the musical Li'l Abner.Wikipedia
BornAugust 22, 1939
HometownSuffern, New York, United States of America
Net worth$1 million
Height5'6" (1.68m)
SpouseTony Cacciotti (m 1987 - 2019) , Richard Schaal (m 1964 - 1978)
ChildrenCristina Cacciotti
ParentsIva McConnell , Howard Donald Harper
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Valerie Harper: US sitcom actor forever associated with her character Rhoda

  • Valerie Harper was best known for her performances on two of the most popular US sitcoms of the 1970s as the chronically single, irrepressibly funny New Yorker Rhoda Morgenstern.Harper, who has died aged 80, amassed four Emmys during her time as Rhoda – three for her sidekick role on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, which aired on CBS from 1970 to 1977, and one as the lead character in the spin-off Rhoda, which ran from 1974 to 1978 on the same network.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

My Mom and the Girl
My Mom and the Girl
0h 22min
2016
Merry Xmas
Merry Xmas
0h 7min
2015
Mary and Rhoda
Mary and Rhoda
TV-PG
1h 36min
2000
Stolen: One Husband
Stolen: One Husband
1h 37min
1990
Night Terror
Night Terror
1h 18min
1976
The Town That Came A-Courtin'
The Town That Came A-Courtin'
PG
1h 30min
2014
Fixing Pete
Fixing Pete
1h 30min
2012
My Future Boyfriend
My Future Boyfriend
1h 12min
2011
Golda's Balcony
Golda's Balcony
1h 35min
2007
Dancing at the Harvest Moon
Dancing at the Harvest Moon
1h 36min
2002
The Great Mom Swap
The Great Mom Swap
1h 37min
1995
The Office
The Office
0h 30min
1995
A Friend to Die For
A Friend to Die For
1h 34min
1994
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion
1h 36min
1991
The People Across the Lake
The People Across the Lake
PG
1h 36min
1988
Drop-Out Mother
Drop-Out Mother
1h 37min
1988
Strange Voices
Strange Voices
1h 40min
1987
Hogan Family
Hogan Family
TV-G
0h 30min
1986
Don't Go to Sleep
Don't Go to Sleep
1h 33min
1982
The Shadow Box
The Shadow Box
1h 43min
1980
Chapter Two
Chapter Two
PG
2h 4min
1979
Fun and Games
Fun and Games
1h 40min
1980

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1980Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureChapter Two (film)Nominated
1978Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesRhodaNominated
1977Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesRhodaNominated
1976Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesRhodaNominated
1976Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or ComedyRhodaNominated