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JONATHAN GOLDSMITH, Stay Interesting
In Conversation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist
Jonathan Goldsmith is recognized around the world for his iconic role as the Dos Equis "Most Interesting Man in the World." In Stay Interesting, Goldsmith reveals the unbelievable stories of his life and offers us a manifesto about living boldly. He spent years as a young man racking up over 500 television and movie credits, starring opposite some of the greats such as John Wayne and Judy Garland. But his most significant role came about after he had spent 10 years away from the industry and was living out of his truck in Malibu. From his childhood in the Bronx to becoming a struggling actor (at one point, he even drove a garbage truck), Goldsmith has seen – and done – it all. Along the way, he competed for acting roles alongside Dustin Hoffman, went drinking with Tennessee Williams, and had a bromance with former president Barack Obama.
JEN GLANTZ, Always a Bridesmaid (For Hire)
In Conversaation with Holly Firfer, CNN Journalist
After moving to New York City in her mid-twenties to pursue her dream of writing, Jen Glantz looked forward to a future of happy hours and Sunday brunches with her besties.What she got instead were a string of phone calls that began with, "I'd be honored if you would be my bridesmaid." At first she was delighted, but it wasn’t long before she realized two things: all of her assets were tied up in bridesmaid dresses, and she herself was no closer to finding The One. One (slightly tipsy) night, Jen posted an ad on Craigslist advertising her services as a professional bridesmaid. When she woke up the next morning, it had gone viral. What began as a half-joke suddenly turned into a lifetime of adventure for Jen as she walked down the aisle at stranger after stranger's wedding.
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