Starred in "A Passionate Woman", March 21, 2000 to April 16, 2000 at Florida's Coconut Grove Playhouse.
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Sometimes I would get letters from nurses saying how grateful they were that a nurse was finally being portrayed as a person, a caring human being. As far as the audience was concerned, I think it identifies with at least one or two or maybe all of us. We have become people to them and never caricatures. We're very real to them.
season hiatus, Loretta starred as "Chris Cagney" in the pilot episode of
Cagney & Lacey
in 1981. She wanted to leave the show, which was in its ninth season, to star as the police officer when the pilot was picked up. The "M*A*S*H" producers, however, wouldn't let her go. Meg Foster
subbed in for Loretta, who in turn was replaced by Sharon Gless