Holland Taylor

The 77-year-old actor's career is brighter than ever, including a role in Ryan Murphy's 1940s revisionist-history series "Hollywood."
Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's wisecracking script is a tour de force of sexist one-liners, shtups, and affronts. Under
The "American Crime Story" star says there's "a poignancy" to dating someone older.
Stealth national treasure Holland Taylor sparked headlines recently with a declaration about her love life she was surprised to find people considered news. The 72-year-old Emmy winner and Tony nominee didn't name who she's been seeing, but she did matter-of-factly reveal her gender -- no big deal, according to the actress.
The two have been expressing warm words for one another on Twitter for months.
"I haven’t come out because I am out. I live out," she said.
Ripcord is rife with refreshing contradictions. Most notably, it's a comedy set in an assisted-living facility. That might not sound like the recipe for success, but leave it to Marylouise Burke and Holland Taylor to run absolutely wild with such a healthy and limber David Lindsay-Abaire screenplay.
Put David Lindsay-Abaire, Holland Taylor, Marylouise Burke and David Hyde Pierce in a rehearsal room for four weeks and what do you get? Two hours of unrestrained, loopy, rip-roaring comedy, that's what. Ripcord it's called, the latest Manhattan Theatre Club offering at City Center.