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Actor Joe Mantegna.

Stage and screen actor Joe Mantegna. Long an associate of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet, Mantegna starred in the stage version of "Glengarry Glen Ross", for which he won a Tony Award. Mantegna revels in shady characters: gamblers, cutthroat salesman, mobsters and Hollywood hucksters. His film work includes Mamet's "House of Games" and "Homicide" and his newest film has just been released: "Searching for Bobby Fischer".
(Rebroadcast of 11/05/1991)


Other segments from the episode on August 13, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 13, 1993: Interview with Laurence Fishburne; Interview with Joe Mantegna; Review of the film "Searching for Bobby Fischer."


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