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-- rocketed in the top of the Hollywood with big screen hits like three minute baby now actor Steve -- shares the story of his -- climb from a seventeen year old unknown.
To international film star in his memoir that Gutenberg Bible and joining us right now is the actor himself we would read the introduction -- -- is actually here Steve -- -- into the -- Second so that's incredible production thank you very much surrounded by the Chesapeake lament that's right that's pretty good about that think right but you know.
-- you're you which is too cool to hang out -- and it looked to have his legacy keep -- -- -- I wasn't too cool to -- that would I didn't have time for you.
That's relativity -- that is good candidate we've got every time for somebody important what about the guts of going out to Los Angeles -- seventeen.
Yeah I was really look what I left my speak with seventeen and my parents were nice enough to let me go I mean if you think about living can go on.
Hollywood it's seventeen years old and the reason it's crazy is because on the first page your book you talk about -- going to be the office of an agent rather you're all excited about becoming a big star and what -- -- -- He says you the last guy would ever think to be movies and you're just on the that your wife introduced Bruce Willis to the same agency they told the same thing pretty much death though I think -- -- the great thing about show businesses it's anybody's game.
-- if you believe in yourself and you believe you can make it.
Then you're the one who's right when you blow when did you believe you gonna make it or was it a movie was it a role was it one pitch and minutes ago that -- It came into -- the unit -- it.
I was lucky I have great parents and they always instilled in me belief in myself -- that you can be whatever you wanted to be and they also -- Great Americans and they believe in this country and this is I believe the only country in the world where you can say I wanna be.
I want it to the top of the tower and everybody -- -- -- and you can get up there but you've got hot spot and it has in your book and you had -- examples where.
You go to Hollywood figure.
I can get inside the Paramount studios are you -- you're walking in regards this ordeal and eventually you lied and said you're Michael Eisner the most powerful man Paramount son -- -- -- -- -- right accidentally steps -- but.
Yeah I don't think there was no computer and then regardless of when he got little kids your bag that -- -- -- marriage yeah.
But I was very very lucky.
Everything sort of works out.
And I was able to actually get an office at Paramount for two years but you kinda have to lie to people again I'm working for Fay dunaway and what we don't Lucille Ball below -- in showbiz is really just conversation.
Connecticut not -- that it's a conversation if there's a great story that somebody tells about a producer pitching executive telling a lie lie after lie in the producer says.
-- that the executives that you're lying to me in the producer says yes but hear me out.
That they get out to see you go to the top you get cocoon treatment -- baby how do you is it harder to get there -- assisting.
Well I think.
That if you look at the problem with looking at an actors' careers forgetting that he's an artist.
And artist to wingers go up and down it's a cycle everybody has a cycle so sometimes your paintings sell and sometimes they don't.
But but you have to just go with the -- yet to enjoy the game because that's just the game and in the book you you start -- when you went out to Hollywood nineteen Jimmy's chicken and it ends about ten years later today with three men and written a baby just ends right there right.
Where to go -- what what apple was I wrote 600 pages and my editor said.
If you do your whole life your whole career which is 35 years -- be a 2000 page.
Check -- a week you're just not Christopher Plummer.
That's only the -- -- -- the first -- -- my career than I thought we do the second one in the third wife Julie lightly -- when he stepped away I'm.
I -- walk away because I wanted to spend more time with my family my friends and I'm a pretty obsessive guy and when I work I really like to work hard and being and you might my job and I thought to myself.
-- I think.
The whole idea about being an American -- work really hard become successful.
And then relax via the idea is not to work really hard become successful today dollar stressed.
-- attack what good thing I think it now that you're spending more time with your family they live domestically what this means you can spend more time with -- that we like what I think Steve is it -- -- on Saturday let's go to.
Let's go to Dunkin -- that -- yeah.
I'm -- finish up the check if there.
But his new book it's fantastic it's called the Gutenberg file if any -- of political hat because I don't.
-- I don't like a great the -- we brought them a debt that.
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