Entertainment TV specials pay tribute to Mary Tyler Moore

06:10  26 january  2017
06:10  26 january  2017 Source:   MSN

TV star Mary Tyler Moore dead at 80

  TV star Mary Tyler Moore dead at 80 Actress Mary Tyler Moore, known for her influential role as an independent career woman in her eponymous TV sitcom, has died at 80.Moore, whose performances in The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Dick Van Dyke Show made her a star on U.S. television, died on Wednesday, according to a spokesperson.

Television is paying tribute to Mary Tyler Moore , one of its adored leading ladies. Moore , who died Wednesday at age 80, will be the focus of broadcast specials . " Mary Tyler Moore : Love is All Around," is a new CBS News special airing 9 p.m. EST Thursday.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television is paying tribute to Mary Tyler Moore , one of its adored leading ladies. Moore , who died Wednesday at age 80, will be the focus of broadcast specials .

LOS ANGELES - Television is paying tribute to Mary Tyler Moore, one of its adored leading ladies.

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Moore, who died Wednesday at age 80, will be the focus of broadcast specials.

"Mary Tyler Moore: Love is All Around," is a new CBS News special airing 9 p.m. EST Thursday. Gayle King, co-host of "CBS This Morning," will anchor the salute to Moore's life and legacy.

"The Mary Tyler Moore Show" aired on CBS, which said it will use interviews and its archival footage to tell her story.

PBS' "Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration," which first aired in 2015, will show on member stations (check local listings for airdates, times) and can be streamed on its website, PBS.org.

The special includes interviews with Dick Van Dyke, Betty White, Valerie Harper and others.

Mary Tyler Moore laid to rest in Connecticut .
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Mary Tyler Moore has been laid to rest during a private ceremony at a Connecticut cemetery. About 50 people attended the funeral and burial at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Fairfield on Sunday. Police said actress Bernadette Peters was among family and friends who attended. The gravesite was adorned with a statue of an angel and scores of flowers including white orchids and roses. Actor Jason Robards also is buried at Oak Lawn. The Emmy-winning About 50 people attended the funeral and burial at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Fairfield on Sunday. Police said actress Bernadette Peters was among family and friends who attended.

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