Mary Tyler Moore – Acting Career in Television

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Mary Tyler Moore is a well known and appreciated American actress. The star is also popular for hosting her own show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, between 1970 and 1977. In fact, Mary Tyler Moore is mostly appreciated for her long time work in television and her great roles in television sitcoms. Mary Tyler Moore debuted in the acting industry in 1958. She was only 17 when she had her first project in television. In fact, her debut appearance was in Happy Hotpoint, after that the actress receiving various parts in commercials, too.

In the 1950s, Mary Tyler Moore was cast in Ozzie and Harriet. The role in this popular television series has made Mary Tyler Moore a true star. And her success was so amazing that the actress appeared in no less than 39 commercials in only 5 days. She then got a role in Richard Diamond, Private Detective, but the actress also starred in Johnny Staccato. During this period of time, Mary Tyler Moore has made guest appearances in numerous other television series, too. For instance, the actress starred in Overland Trail, but also The Tub Hunter Show. In the 1960s, Mary Tyler Moore already was a true television star. In 1961, the actress was cast in The Dick Van Dyke Show. She actually won an Emmy award for this great performance. The Rachel Ray Show, Run A Crooked Mile, Rhoda, Phyllis, How to Survive the 70′s, Mary, First, You Cry, Annie McGuire, Stolen Babies, The Last Best Year and New York News are some of the numerous television appearances that Mary Tyler Moore made before 1996.

Starting with 1996, Mary Tyler Moore got many other parts in television shows such as Mary and Rhonda, Ellen, Payback, The Gin Game, Blessings, Show Wonder, Lipstick Jungle, but also Hot in Cleveland. As it surely seems, Mary Tyler Moore is one of the most successful and appreciated actresses in television. With numerous shows, television series, but also guest appearances in both series and various shows, Mary Tyler Moore remains well known all around the world as one of the most prolific television stars.

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