Horton Foote

Several years ago I had the opportunity to interview Horton Foote. He was lovely and gracious and warm in a subtle and indescribable way that put us both at ease. You may not recognize his name but you certainly will his work. He won Academy Awards…

Chazz Palminteri

I really liked meeting and speaking with Chazz Palminteri. He was interesting and thoughtful and passionate about his work. I decided to finally post our discussion because my grand idea to create a podcasting series about film is taking too long. Don’t worry – I’m still…

Myrna

I nominate you Miss Myrna Adele Williams of Radersburg, Montana – otherwise known as Myrna Loy for rising above how others saw you early in your career. For never giving up. For considering yourself an overnight success after appearing in more than 100 films mostly as a…

Being Lauren

Long ago I happened to meet Lauren Bacall. I accompanied my husband Tony to the home of Jean Kennedy Smith. She was the host of a public radio show, he the producer and Lauren – Betty to us at the time – was the houseguest.…