The Doctors March 11 2013 Recap
The Doctors March 11 featured a very special interview with actress Valerie Harper. Recently, Valerie shocked the world and devastated fans by announcing that she had been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. Sadly, the beloved TV icon was given just months to live. In a display of true courage, Valerie joined The Doctors for her very first televised interview. She discussed her diagnosis, treatment and the way her friends, family and fans have impacted her life. For more information on each segment of The Doctors March 11, click the links below.
The Doctors: “Rhoda” Star Valerie Harper Terminal Cancer Diagnosis
Valerie Harper is the Emmy-winning star of The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off, Rhoda. The entertainment legend has been making audiences laugh for decades, but sadly, the diagnosis she now faces is much more serious. Valerie joined The Doctors to look back on her memorable career and explain what it was like to receive her terminal diagnosis.
The Doctors: Valerie Harper Treatment & Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis
Valerie was joined by her husband, Tony Cacciotti, and later her doctors from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Valerie and her doctors explained more about her diagnosis of Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis and new experimental treatments.
The Doctors: Valerie Harper “I, Rhoda” Book Review & Cloris Leachman
Valerie was surprised by her Mary Tyler Moore Show co-stars and close friends Ed Asner and Cloris Leachman on The Doctors. Find out what Ed and Cloris shared about their fondest memories of working with Valerie. Plus, more words of wisdom from the beloved television star as she bravely faces the unthinkable.