vintageblackglamour: Denise Nicholas, the actress best known for Room 222 and In the Heat of the Night, released her debut novel Freshwater Road in 2005. Loosely based on her own life, Freshwater Road follows a young Michigan woman’s journey south as a volunteer during 1964’s “Freedom Summer.” Denise Nicholas, the actress best known for Room 222 and In the Heat of the Night.
Loved the show and her. I walked over to her house when I was abt 7-8yrs old, her boyfriend answered the door, then Karen came, she was really nice, she signed a 8x10 of herself, gave us hugs and then my friend and I were on our way, happy as could be... (Karen Valentine - TV show: Room 222)
Created by James L. Brooks. With Lloyd Haynes, Denise Nicholas, Michael Constantine, Karen Valentine. Black teacher Pete Dixon tries to teach the students at Walt Whitman High to be tolerant. He is assisted by girlfriend and school counselor Liz and student teacher (later teacher) Alice. The students love him.