Television icon Katherine Helmond died Saturday, Feb. 23 at the age of 89. Known, for her roles as the ditzy matriarchs on Soap and Who’s the Boss, she began her career in the 1950s and also appeared in such films at Brazil and Time Bandits. Read her obituary from the Los Angeles Times by clicking here.
We have discussed the career of Katherine Helmond on several occasions, both as part of This Week in TV History and in our interviews with Soap historian A.S. Berman. Those conversations are available online as digital downloads through Shop.TVConfidential.net.