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October 21, 1988
Actress Jill Eikenberry of "L.A. Law" has been named the official spokesperson for the Susan G. Komen Foundation, a national organization based in Dallas, TX, dedicated to the advancement of breast cancer education, research and treatment. Eikenberry successfully battled breast cancer two years ago and recently hosted and co-produced the television special, "Destined to Live," which dealt with the emotional aspects of breast cancer. Eikenberry and her husband and "L.A.
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April 30, 1991 | BILL HIGGINS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
It was easy to see Vital Options was honoring a friend when it gave Jill Eikenberry the second annual Vital Spirit award at the Beverly Hilton's Grand Ballroom Sunday night. Some fund-raising dinners have all the personal warmth of prime rib special night at the Sizzler--a large crowd eating the same dinner in the same room. But, besides raising $80,000, this was a black-tie affair with genuine enthusiasm. "It's our love letter to Jill," said board chairman Dr. Michael Van Scoy-Mosher.
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NEWS
April 30, 1991 | BILL HIGGINS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
It was easy to see Vital Options was honoring a friend when it gave Jill Eikenberry the second annual Vital Spirit award at the Beverly Hilton's Grand Ballroom Sunday night. Some fund-raising dinners have all the personal warmth of prime rib special night at the Sizzler--a large crowd eating the same dinner in the same room. But, besides raising $80,000, this was a black-tie affair with genuine enthusiasm. "It's our love letter to Jill," said board chairman Dr. Michael Van Scoy-Mosher.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 1, 1988 | NANCY MILLS
Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker don't mind sharing a dressing room. They're just an old happily married couple who happen to be at the same success level in their careers--a rarity in Hollywood. But it wasn't always so. "Ten years ago, my career was taking off," Eikenberry remembers, "and Mike's wasn't, so he went to a psychiatrist to help him work through it." Eventually "L.A. Law" came along and evened everything out.
NEWS
August 16, 1987
Tuning into "L.A. Law" each week, I am always excited to see the chemistry between Jill Eikenberry (Ann Kelsey) and Michael Tucker (Stuart Markowitz). Eikenberry is lovely and Tucker beats out Bruce Willis any day, in my book. Both are truly a credit to an already fantastic show. Wendy M. McCoy, Encino
ENTERTAINMENT
October 8, 1988
Concerning Nancy Mills' story on Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker ("A Working Couple," Oct. 1): So a group of liberal actors and actresses are defending the liberal activities of the ACLU. Wow , what news! LOUIS ADAMA Arcadia
ENTERTAINMENT
July 11, 1990 | GREG BRAXTON and BETH KLEID, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
More Love Letters: More starry names have been announced for the changing casts of "Love Letters" at the Canon Theatre in Beverly Hills. Following this week's duo of Michael Tucker and Jill Eikenberry will be Patrick Cassidy and Dinah Manoff, July 17-22; Andrew McCarthy and Molly Ringwald, July 23-29, and Kate Jackson and Charles Kimbrough, July 31-Aug. 5.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 19, 1989 | ALEENE MacMINN, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
The fifth annual Women in Film Festival will wrap up Sunday night at the Directors Guild with a presentation of the Lillian Gish Awards for excellence in film making, and the Los Angeles premiere of Sandy Wilcox's "American Boyfriends." Among the celebrities scheduled to present the Gish Awards are Jane Alexander, Dixie Carter, Hal Holbrook, Joan Van Ark, Jill Eikenberry, Michael Tucker, Helen Reddy and Henry Winkler. KABC-TV's Tawny Little will host the 8 p.m. event.
NEWS
October 21, 1988
Actress Jill Eikenberry of "L.A. Law" has been named the official spokesperson for the Susan G. Komen Foundation, a national organization based in Dallas, TX, dedicated to the advancement of breast cancer education, research and treatment. Eikenberry successfully battled breast cancer two years ago and recently hosted and co-produced the television special, "Destined to Live," which dealt with the emotional aspects of breast cancer. Eikenberry and her husband and "L.A.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 1, 1988 | NANCY MILLS
Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker don't mind sharing a dressing room. They're just an old happily married couple who happen to be at the same success level in their careers--a rarity in Hollywood. But it wasn't always so. "Ten years ago, my career was taking off," Eikenberry remembers, "and Mike's wasn't, so he went to a psychiatrist to help him work through it." Eventually "L.A. Law" came along and evened everything out.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 24, 1988 | John Voland, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Susan Dey--"L.A. Law's" tough-minded but soft-hearted ex-district attorney--married Warner Bros. executive Bernie Sofronski during a private weekend ceremony at the Bel-Air Hotel, it was announced. The cast of the NBC show attended, including Harry Hamlin, Corbin Bernsen, Michele Greene, Jill Eikenberry, Michael Tucker, Richard Dysart and the show's creators Terry Louise Fisher and Stephen Bochco. It was the second marriage for Dey, 35. Sofronski, 47, was formerly with CBS.
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