Like a fine wine, Cloris Leachman seems to get better with age. She has won eight Primetime Emmy awards and one of her first movies The Last Picture Show snagged her an Academy Award in 1971. She followed that with several successful Mel Brooks’ movies and no one can forget her longest running role in the Mary Tyler Moore show. She hopes to continue her success currently with Fox’s Raising Hope. She spoke about the show along with how she took the bad with the Facts of Life recently.
Jerry Nunn: Hello, Cloris.
Cloris Leachman: Hi. Why are you calling me?
JN: (laughs) I wanted to talk to you about your show Raising Hope.
CL: Oh, all right.
JN: I spoke recently with Martha Plimpton and told her I was going to track you down.
CL: What did she say?
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