THE LOUIE SHOW/NBC/1996 (Wheelchair)
Helen (Nancy Becker-Kennedy), an upbeat, wheelchair-bound assistant to Dr. Louie Lundgren (Louie Anderson), a psychotherapist who works for an HMO in Duluth, Minnesota.
Note: Nancy Becker Kennedy was born in Skokie, Ill., and attended Knox College before transferring to State University of New York at Binghamton. At the age of 20, she was injured in a diving accident and spent the next six months in the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.
Nationally recognized as an expert on disability issues, Nancy has been featured in interviews in magazines such as Penthouse, Ms., and New Republic, and newspapers such as The New York Times and The Washington Post.
She wrote an autobiographical play entitled “I Had to Break My Neck to Get Here” about her life and her issues with breast cancer.
External Link: Nancy Becker-Kennedy @ Facebook