David Hedison and Serena Hedison

Recorded May 20, 2005 Archived June 27, 2005 34:47 minutes
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Id: GCT001687

Description

Daughter interviews her father about beoming an actor, relationship with family and being a father.

Subject Log / Time Code

Piano lessons for cousin- playing what he heard
father being cross at son for acting
walking on beautiful fall morning in NYC
Dropped out of school, Brown, sold brushes
14 leading roles, tough work, his nose in acting came up again
getting parts- in daze- collapsed crying
Why it’s wonderful being a father
Words of wisdom - be true to thy self

Participants

  • David Hedison (b. 1927)
  • Serena Hedison (b. 1971)

Recording Location

Grand Central Terminal