Kathryn Joosten (December 20, 1939 – June 2, 2012) was an American television actress best known for her regular role as Karen McCluskey in Desperate Housewives, for which she won two Emmy Awards, and for her recurring role in The West Wing as Delores Landingham. Wikipedia
Age: 72 (age at death)
Born: 20th December, 1939, Eustis, Florida, USA
Died: 2nd June, 2012, Westlake Village, California, USA
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: The West Wing, Desperate Housewives
Underwent surgery for lung cancer in 2001.
In his autobiographical novel "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius," (p.33, "Mistakes We Knew We Were Making) David Eggers reveals that Kathryn Joosten hung the wallpaper in his bedroom when he was a child.
The nominations for the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were unveiled in Los Angeles this morning, with American Horror Story and Mad Men leading the way, scoring a whopping 17 nods apiece.
Hot on their heels were PBS Masterpiece's Downton Abbey and Hatfields & McCoys, which each took home 16 nominations, and the A-list-studded Hemigway & Gellhorn, which earned 15 noms, including one apiece for stars Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen.
Other double-digit nominees included Modern Family and Saturday Night Live with 14, Breaking Bad, 30 Rock and Masterpiece's... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 2 years ago
Emmy winner Kathryn Joosten died of lung cancer Saturday. She was 72.
The actress, best known for her role on Desperate Housewives as plucky neighbor Karen McCluskey and as The West Wing's secretary Mrs. Landingham, was surrounded by family and friends in Westlake Village, Calif., at the time of her death.
"Kathryn passed away this morning after a valiant fight against her cancer," Nadine Jolson, Joosten's rep, told E! News. "Her family was with her. Funeral arrangements are pending. This is a terrible loss, and she fought as hard as she... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 2 years ago
Screaming, Scratching, Biting... And that's just THE GIRLS!
There's a crisis in the Florida Everglades as giant pythons are threatening the alligator population.