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Whoopi Goldberg Leaves 'Sister Act' to Care for Ailing Mom

Whoopi Goldberg Leaves 'Sister Act' to Care for Ailing Mom

Whoopi Goldberg has headed home to the United States early after her mother, Emma, suffered a stroke.

The 54-year-old actress was in London performing as Mother Superior in a West End production of Sister Act but left with her cast and crew’s blessing.

“The thoughts and sincere best wishes of the producers and the entire Sister Act company are with her at this difficult time,” the show’s producers said in a statement (via LA Times).

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Whoopi and her family.

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7 Responses to “Whoopi Goldberg Leaves 'Sister Act' to Care for Ailing Mom”

  1. 1
    Kay Says:

    Blessings & well wishes to Miss Emma & the whole Goldberg family

  2. 2
    well Says:

    Praying for your Mama, Whoopi.

  3. 3
    tilatequilashot Says:

    In my prayers. Love Whoopi.

  4. 4
    not me Says:

    How nice of her to leave everything and run back. My prayers are with the family.

  5. 5
    Megan Says:

    I Hope everything is okay, awww my best friend is name Emma. She’ll be in my prayers.

  6. 6
    madmax Says:

    my prayers are with you and your mom whoopi

    hugs

  7. 7
    Morgan Says:

    I love her, she is a great actress

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