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Actor Peter Riegert.

Actor Peter Riegert. In "Local Hero" he co-starred with Burt Lancaster, playing a young oil executive who goes to Scotland with the intent of buying a Scottish village. And in the romantic comedy "Crossing Delancey," he played a Lower East Side pickle merchant smitten by an ambitious and literary single Manhattan woman. He's also acted in "Animal House," and "Chilly Scenes of Winter." He'll soon be appearing in the film, "A Shock to the System," with Michael Caine and Elizabeth McGovern.


Other segments from the episode on March 8, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 8, 1990: Interview with John Dinges; Commentary on the Five Keys; Interview with Peter Riegert; Review of the film "Joe Versus the Volcano."


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