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5 TV Shows That Tackled Breast Cancer

As stigma around talking about breast cancer publically faded away, the topic started to make its way onto our television sets. Here are five shows that tackled breast cancer.


Playing House

An amazing comedy written by best friends about best friends, its third season chronicled a breast cancer diagnosis for Emma (Jessica St. Clair) that’s actually based on St. Clair’s real-life diagnosis. Breast cancer wasn’t just addressed honestly, it was addressed with humor.

Playing House | Season 3 Interview: Jessica St. Clair & Lennon Parham

Go behind-the-scenes of PLAYING HOUSE with real life best friends Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham. " Subscribe to Playing House on YouTube: Childhood best friends Maggie Caruso (Lennon Parham) and Emma Crawford (Jessica St. Clair) have shared countless adventures raising Maggie's daughter Charlotte together in their hometown of Pinebrook.