‘Veep’ Star Julia Louis-Dreyfus Says She Has Breast Cancer

Louis-Dreyfus tweeted about having been diagnosed with breast cancer, and a spokeswoman confirmed the posts were authentic.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The star of “Veep” and “Seinfeld” posted word of her illness Thursday on social media. A spokeswoman for Louis-Dreyfus confirmed the posts were authentic. On her Twitter account, the actress wrote that one in eight women get breast cancer. “The good news is that I have the most glorious group of supportive and caring family and friends, and fantastic insurance through…

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