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In the back of the book segment tonight the wait is over we're finally taking the wraps off tonight factor TV icon.
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With great you just plastic cup noise would you -- almost anything.
-- at all star Gary Coleman made a huge splash is Arnold Jackson in the hit show different strokes and in 1980s.
After that he was swallowed up in Hollywood's world typecasting.
You recently made news again in 2007.
When he got married.
But he may have this year appeared on divorce court with his bride but the two would have since reconciled.
-- talk with -- about his career as the fun loving Arnold Jackson checking out.
Pretty interesting career.
I think when people see you though they would be and they don't really know what to say you do day.
No not really because they they are thinking of me.
As that cute little cherub scene from this seventies and eighties.
-- -- -- Productivity but you know -- the more forums I get like says the more people to get in touch with the person I am sure sure now basically you are a working actor which means that you have to compete against a whole bunch of other people.
For movies television shows this and that and that strikes me as a hard life.
Oh now come on -- -- -- whose name yet this is easy though I got money every day I I interview people like you this stuff going on I don't have to get a job every week it's 90%.
Or else drive -- in in the and men battling to get the job but it's 10% of listen that listen makes up for all hill.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- I sit and luncheon and listening.
Play anywhere from a child to a young -- I would say yes I think can can -- -- -- -- newscast today Gary can you do the you know the look and all of that today -- -- at 11 o'clock that's too much Garrett and it got here.
And what about the past when the people say oh I'd love different strokes she was so cute body would all.
Only win me if it prevents me from advancing forward to doing other things.
They -- I didn't -- and yeah yeah.
-- you know big bad D -- it.
Some people put the label on your child -- thought -- -- there is still that thing in Hollywood typecasting.
And got yeah.
-- never -- -- every -- your act that I had been wrong people try to get them.
Oh lead singer and you know what I have to say I am circumventing net as much as possible.
The -- around yeah Buchanan and -- that open and I don't know why why why I had you know old.
They won -- perfect example someone that has broken out.
Is is Ron Howard does -- using child lives success bush.
Sure and I can't repeated action Susan adults accident at -- I think he could have been a leading actor.
He was a -- director.
Yeah he was smart.
Actually yeah okay look come opium retreat Cunningham.
I'm probably not going to be leading me into -- Harrison Ford right Allen is there's something else if you would like to do.
Behind the camera is that a viable -- that's certainly viable but you know what I have the most fun in front of the camera.
I even a million miles and black key and and you know and.
Mom you're giving to somebody and let me.
Folks the reason I didn't go to Hollywood.
Didn't want to be typecast.
I'm sad Italian that's it.
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