Tag Archives: what’s happening!

  • Danielle Spencer (Dee from ‘What’s Happening!’) Addresses Breast Cancer Diagnosis

    Oct 24, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *As one of the few child stars to move on from acting, Danielle Spencer has blazed her own path with a successful career as a veterinarian after completing a degree in veterinary science from Tuskegee University. But finding fulfillment after obtaining fame playing Dee on the classic sitcom “What’s Happening!” for three years is nothing […]

  • Pam Grier Kicks Off TV One’s ‘Unsung Hollywood’ Wednesday Night

    Feb 25, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *TV One’s “Unsung” series will receive a bit of help from an acting veteran when it expands for the premiere of “Unsung Hollywood” on Wednesday, February 26 at 10pm Eastern. Blaxploitation film queen Pam Grier will be the first entertainer profiled for the series, which profiles “black artists, entertainers and programming,” according to the network’s […]

  • Dr. Danielle Spencer-Fields: Remind Your Doc Who’s in Charge!

    Oct 26, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *With prosecutors making a pretty strong case that it was the gross negligence of Michael Jackson’s personal doctor Conrad Murray that led to the singer’s death, it’s time to revisit some words of wisdom from a woman who knows a thing or two about the importance of choosing the right doctors. In fact, taking medical […]

  • Danielle Spencer Details Car Accident, Paralysis & Near Suicide

    Jun 2, 11 by EURPublisher01 30 Comments

    *While Dee was causing all kinds of pain and heartache for her brother Raj on “What’s Happening!” during its three year run, the actress who played the iconic character spent part of the first season in real physical pain from a horrific car accident that killed her step-father, put her in a coma for three […]

  • EUR Exclusive: JJ says Norman Lear hated ‘Dynomite!’

    Feb 16, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *TV One continues its Black History Month-themed “Way Black When” programming tonight with a celebration of classic black sitcoms as part of “Color TV Week.” Instead of simply re-airing “The Jeffersons,” “Sanford & Son,” “Good Times,” “What’s Happening” and “A Different World,” the network has invited stars of the various shows to discuss their experiences […]