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What Mrs. C from Happy Days Has to Say to Miley Cyrus

Happy Days Star Marion Ross Has Motherly Advice for Miley Cyrus

Originally posted 11/02/2013 10:30AM

Happy Days took place in a whole different era. And to Marion Ross, who played Mrs. Cunningham on the nostalgic sitcom, Hollywood today is unrecognizable.

Asked in a recent interview what she thought of Miley Cyrus's twerking routine, Ross, 85, recalled what her mother told her when she was starting out as an actress.

"[She] would say, 'It's what you are on the inside, not what you are on the outside.' Now, when I go to Hollywood, I think, well, obviously she had it all wrong. It's what you are on the outside!" Ross tells Parade.

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