, a character actress best known as the nosey Karen McCluskey on Desperate Housewives
and the president's secretary on The West Wing
, has died. She was 72.
Joosten, who had battled lung cancer for years, died today (June 2) in Los Angeles, her publicist Nadine Jolson said.
Joosten won two Emmy awards for her portrayal of Mrs. McCluskey, the loveable senior who kept a close eye on her Wisteria Lane neighbours on ...