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Who was this guy?

Who was this guy?

I don't remember. You spend weeks and weeks on a set, pretty much giving up your own life to join a band of movie gypsies because you work ridiculous hours under very trying circumstances. You eat with them, socialize with them, and very often wind up in a romantic relationship with someone. You shoot in a NY hotel one day and a shopping center in central New Jersey the next. The non-stars on the set don't get to hang out in their private trailers so you learn good survival techniques like jumping into the bed with everyone else who's cold. If the director and lead actors set a tone of conviviality, there's nothing like it. I take that back. Working on a theatre piece is even better, because it's grounded in reality.
Deborah Raffin was wonderful. a woman with class, which is a word people rarely use, or understand, anymore. At the end of the shoot, she gave me a porcelain box from Tiffany's along with a very gracioius "thank-you" note. There was another shoot later that same year, with a different blond leading lady and I wanted to throw the porcelain box at that woman's head!

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