Nightly News   |  July 30, 2013

Eileen Brennan, film and TV veteran, dies at 80

Eileen Brennan, the Emmy-award winning star of “Private Benjamin,” who also played Mrs. Peacock in the movie “Clue,” has died of bladder cancer.  NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>> that was eileen brennan as the tough army captain in " private benjamin ." we also remember her from "the sting" and "the last picture show" among others. she was in "the king and i" and " hello dolly " on broadway. she was hit and almost killed by a car back in 1982 . eileen brennen was 80 years old.