Tony Award nominee Valerie Harper, who is currently filming the TV film "The Town That Came A-Courtin'," celebrates her birthday Aug. 22. Playbill.com takes a look at her stage career. Happy birthday, Valerie!
Harper, who won four Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe playing Rhoda Morgenstern on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and its subsequent spin-off "Rhoda," went public with her battle with brain cancer in March. Read more about her diagnosis here.