Valerie Harper Bio


Relationship Statistics of Valerie Harper

What is Valerie Harper marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Valerie Harper get married ? (married date):April 08, 1987
How many children does Valerie Harper have ? (name):One(Cristina Harper)
Is Valerie Harper having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Valerie Harper lesbian ?: No
Who is Valerie Harper husband ? (name):Tony Cacciotti

More about the relationship

Valerie Harper is a married woman. She has been married to Tony Cacciotti since 8 April 1987. The pair adopted and raised a daughter Cristina Harper.

She was previously married to her boyfriend Richard Schaa in December 1964. Her husband was also an actor but the couple could not hold the relationship and divorced in 1978.

Who is Valerie Harper?

Valerie Harper is an American actress who is best known for starring in ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’, ‘Rhoda’, ‘Freebie and the Bean’, ‘Chapter Two’, etc.

Valerie Harper: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality, Ethnicity

She was born on August 22, 1939, in Suffern, New York, USA. Her birth name is Valerie Kathryn Harper. She was born to mother Iva Mildred, a nurse and father Howard Donald Harper, a lighting salesman.

She has an older sister Leah Harper and younger brother Merrill Harper.

Valerie holds American citizenship but her ethnicity is unknown.

Valerie Harper: Education, School/College University

She studied ballet in New York City and graduated from Lincoln High School in Jersey City.

Valerie Harper: Professional Life and Career

She started her career as dancer and chorus girl on Broadway and performed numerous shows including Wildcat, Take Me Along, Looped, Li’l Abner, When You’re in Love the Whole World is Jewish, The Ballad of Irving, among others.

She was discovered by casting agent Ethel Winant in 1970 and she was given an opportunity to audition for the role of Rhoda Morgenstern on ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’, and appeared on the show from 1970–1974 and also in its spinoff series ‘Rhoda’.

Valerie Harper’s other notable TV series includes ‘Valerie’, ‘Touched by an Angel’, ‘Three Sisters’ (2001). Moreover, she appeared as a guest in other series while also participating in season 17 of Dancing with the Stars.

She was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2009 and on March 6, 2013, she revealed that she has leptomeningeal carcinomatosis on March 6, 2013.

On July 30, 2015, Harper was hospitalized in Maine after falling unconscious and in July 2019 it was reported that she required “around the clock, 24/7 care.”

Valerie Harper: Awards, Nominations

She was nominated for 8 Primetime Emmy, 6 Golden Globes and a Tony Award of which she won 4 Primetime Emmy and Golden Globe Awards in 1974.

Valerie Harper: Net Worth, Income, Salary

She has an estimated net worth of around $1 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.

Valerie Harper: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Valerie has been successful in keeping herself far from rumors and controversies in her personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Valerie Harper has a height of 5 ft. 6 inches and a weight of 58 kg. She has green eyes and light brown hair. Her body measurement is 33-25-34 inches and her dress size is 4(US).

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Valerie Harper has around 328.8k followers on Facebook and around 51.1k followers on Twitter. But, she does not seem to be active on Instagram.

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