BOOK OF THE DAY: "Making Masterpiece" by Rebecca Eaton.
Guys, you will love this memoir. And you would love this woman, Rebecca Eaton, whom I just met. She's SO COOL — the executive producer of Masterpiece Theater on PBS.
Let me put it this way: She's the reason we here in America have access to the delicious "Downton Abbey".
And her brand new memoir is such a wonderful behind-the-scenes look at her years in Masterpiece — from "Upstairs/Downstairs" onward. Plus, it's full of great stories about the likes of Judi Dench and Eileen Atkins and all the other great thespians and personalities…
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I had such a wonderful lunch with her — especially liking the moment when she coined this memorable phrase: "We must always take a break to relax between disasters." A FINE outlook on life!