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The Perils of Show Business according to Charles Grodin


Charles Grodin is best known for his work in films such as Midnight Run, Rosemary’s Baby and the Beethoven movies. He has also been a talk-show guest, a talk-show host and a 60-Minutes commentator. In his new DVD, The Perils of Show Business: Proceed at Your Own Risk

, he talks about his experiences progressing from useless acting classes in his youth to delivering some of the finest performances in modern movies. He also names names when it comes to bad experiences in moviemaking, including run-ins with the once almighty producer Ray Stark, director Roman Polanski and the playwright Neil Simon.

Joe talks to people on the radio for a living. In addition to countless impressive human "gets" - he has talked to a lot of Muppets. Joe grew up in Philadelphia, has been on the area airwaves for more than 25 years and currently lives in Washington County, NY with his wife, Kelly, and their dog, Brady. And yes, he reads every single book.