LOS ANGELES (AP) — Valerie Harper, who played Rhoda Morgenstern on television’s “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and its spinoff, “Rhoda”, has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.
People magazine reports on its website Wednesday that the 73-year-old actress received the news on Jan. 15. The report says she has as little as three months to live.READ MORE: Evacuations Ordered As Crews Battle Vegetation Fire Near Lake Amador
Harper tells the magazine: “I don’t think of dying. I think of being here now.”READ MORE: NorCal Heatwave Expected To Bring More Triple-Digit Temps To The Valley; No Power Shortages Anticipated
Harper’s character, Rhoda, was one of television’s most beloved sidekicks during the 1970s.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It
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