Sharon Gless, star of 'Cagney and Lacey,' reflects on her life in new memoir : NPR's Book of the Day Actress Sharon Gless, who starred in the 80s cop procedural, Cagney and Lacey, is out with a new memoir: Apparently There Were Complaints. The book looks back at her life and career, both the good and the not-so-great moments, like her struggles with alcoholism while filming the show. Gless told NPR's Rachel Martin that she is very strong despite it all: "I have good stuff in here. And I can survive it all."

Actress Sharon Gless on life's ups and downs in 'Apparently There Were Complaints'

Actress Sharon Gless on life's ups and downs in 'Apparently There Were Complaints'

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Actress Sharon Gless, who starred in the 80s cop procedural, Cagney and Lacey, is out with a new memoir: Apparently There Were Complaints. The book looks back at her life and career, both the good and the not-so-great moments, like her struggles with alcoholism while filming the show. Gless told NPR's Rachel Martin that she is very strong despite it all: "I have good stuff in here. And I can survive it all."

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Apparently There Were Complaints
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