Christina Applegate Battling Cancer

Full recovery expected for star of Samantha Who?
By Kate Rockwood,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 3, 2008 8:50 AM CDT

(Newser) – Christina Applegate has been diagnosed with breast cancer, but her doctors expect a full recovery, Reuters reports. Applegate—who played ditzy daughter Kelly Bundy on Married…With Children and now stars as an amnesiac on ABC’s Samantha Who?— has been an advocate for breast cancer research. Her mother battled both breast and cervical cancer.