Kathryn Joosten l Kathryn Joosten, ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘West Wing’ star, dies at 72

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Kathryn Joosten, the Emmy-winning actress best known as the irascible Karen McCluskey on Desperate Housewives and President Bartlet’s trusty secretary Mrs. Landingham on The West Wing, died Friday, June 1, of lung cancer. She was 72.

Joosten’s memorable roles on the two Emmy-winning dramas — she played the no-nonsense Dolores Landingham on Wing for three seasons and… Continue reading Kathryn Joosten, ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘West Wing’ star, dies at 72