M*A*S*H Actress Blythe Danner

Celebrity Q&A, People
on May 11, 2008

Many years ago on M*A*S*H, there was a very attractive young blond woman named Blythe Danner making a guest appearance as Hawkeye's love interest. Is she still acting?
—Bill Wood, Apple Valley, Calif.

Danner, who began her career in theater, remains very active on television. Most recently, she starred on Huff, a Showtime series now available on DVD, for which she received two Emmy Awards. She had a recurring role on the series Will & Grace, playing Will's mother. Danner, 65, who was widowed in 2002, is the mother of director Jake Paltrow and actress Gwyneth Paltrow, who has given her two grandkids.