I represent the first generation who, when we were born, the television was now a permanent fixture in our homes. When I was born people had breakfast with Barbara Walters, dinner with Walter Cronkite, and slept with Johnny Carson.
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Friday, October 02, 2015
Your Mental Sorbet: The Ghost Writer pilot - Anthony Perkins.
Here is another "Mental Sorbet"a little Spark of Madnessthat we could use to momentarily forget about those things that leave a bad taste in our mouths.
The Ghost Writer was an unusual pilot from 1990 that starred Anthony Perkins.
It was written by Alan Spencer, the creator of Sledge Hammer! when Perkins contacted him about creating a show for the actor. Despite not being picked up for series, the pilot got a favorable response and the live audience taping was memorable. This version features some unaired footage.