CAGNEY & LACEY STAR ON As soon as they would yell wrap, a cup of scotch and ice was put in my hand and ev­ery­one would call it Sharon’s ap­ple juice

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charismatic, world- renowned sur­geon Zsa Zsa HarperJenk­in­son in a one-off episode but she has never watched the show.

Even so, she said: “There is noth­ing I love more than work­ing on a hit TV show and when the of­fer to be on one of the world’s most ost suc­cess­ful medical al dra­mas came in, I couldn’t refuse.

“Zsa Zsa is a won­der­ful char­ac­ter. I was in Cardiff f film­ing for two o weeks, which was re­ally ex­cit­ing as I had never been to Wales. es.

“I was so ner­vous though. The BBC told me they had never flown an Amer­i­can over to film the show, due to bud­gets. So I knew that was a big deal.” It was also her first role in a medical drama. She e had to rely on any tricky medical terms erms be­ing writ­ten on sticky tape so o she would not for­get them. Sharon said: “The cast could not have been more wel­com­ing ming and day by day I grew a lit­tle less n ner­vous. By the e end Iw I was just plain cocky. ocky. “To me, star­ring ng in a hit TV show ow is o or­gas­mic and d my favourite thing ng to d do. The whole ole e ex­pe­ri­ence was as w won­der­ful and d ev ev­ery­one was so o kin kind to me.” Cagney & Lacey ran n from 1982 to 88. Now, 29 years rs on, Sharon has fond thoughts hts of that time, de­spite all the he prob­lems. She not only made a life­long ng

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