Jean Stapleton

Most Americans know her as Archie Bunker’s wife on TV’s “All In the Family.” But in this 1982 interview she tells Roy about her early career on Broadway and in movies and her one woman show where she portrays Eleanor Roosevelt. (May 6, 1982)

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Jean Stapleton in a 2000 photograph in character as Eleanor Roosevelt in the one-woman play “Eleanor: Her Secret Journey” (Gary Friedman / Los Angeles Times)


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