Katie welcomes favorite TV moms Patricia Heaton, Cheryl Hines, Florence Henderson and Phylicia Rashad. Plus, Rod Stewart and wife Penny Lancaster’s candid conversation with Katie about their marriage and family life. And, Rod performs a song from his new album!
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Patricia Heaton is an Emmy-winning actress who spent nine years playing Debra Barone on Everybody Loves Raymond. Now she plays the hardworking mom of three, Frankie Heck, on the hit sitcom The Middle. One thing is for sure, everybody loves Patricia Heaton!
“They have my life scripted and I get paid to act it out.” –Patricia Heaton
@patriciaheaton great job on Katie! Thanks for keeping it real (even in Hollywood).
— Julie Levy (@Jewelsle) May 10, 2013
Cheryl Hines is a mom in real life and also plays one on TV. She rose to fame trying to keep Larry David in line on Curb Your Enthusiasm and these days you can find her starring as Dallas Royce in Suburgatory.
“He is socially awkward.” –Cheryl Hines
— Kim Phelps (@MadDogMartha) May 10, 2013
Two of the most iconic and seemingly perfect TV moms of all time are Carol Brady and Clair Huxtable. The real-life women who brought those TV moms to life every week are the amazing Florence Henderson and Phylicia Rashad.
“Life is so wonderful and so easy when you are scripted.” –Phylicia Rashad
— Jack Lanza (@JackLanza1) May 10, 2013
Almost everyone grew up watching shows like The Brady Bunch and The Cosby Show. Do these famous TV families still keep in touch in real life? And what do these famous moms have planned for Mother’s Day?
“I’m in touch with all of them, we’re very close.” –Florence Henderson
— Jenn Coyle (@coyle1091) May 10, 2013
Do you think Rod Stewart is sexy? Katie does! After 40 years, he’s definitely still got it. And for the first time in years, he is out with a new album full of original songs.
“The memories came flooding back.” –Rod Stewart
— roderick69 (@roderickalllove) May 10, 2013
Before Katie heads back to New York, she thought she would leave one very lucky member of the audience with a parting gift…and her biggest giveaway ever!
“We came here instead of the casino!” –Susan Berry
@katiecouric Loved your shows from Hollywood this week Katie!
— Meredith Calcagno (@mcalca5781) May 10, 2013