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Tells her experiences and that -- a book diary of a stage mother's daughter and she came on to talk about it with Iron Man.
Melissa Francis -- -- -- As a broadcast journalist.
She has anchored CME seized power lunch a column.
On him on his serve as a regular contributor.
Two of The Today Show on recanted and current issue opposed to daily business -- on the Fox Business Network including.
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Feel compelled to until May for whatever reason -- -- yours.
Lebanon all all people they like him just like they're in charge of that Brian let's say like you which is a good time -- Why pay them -- you this morning -- -- -- -- trees a little something just make sure she could sort of butter you up before I came out here site plan ahead I think it's where you learned from that.
Yeah so your book -- -- stage mother's daughter sounds.
Welcome I don't know everybody I get your reads and 24 hours it's I don't ET TU I -- I read every word myself unlike you -- half the people -- come out here peddling books.
When I grow up I want to be a writer said this this was my foray into -- Did go to Harvard and I didn't that's true yeah I mean there are two ways out of Hollywood either go to promises that he got a -- so it was tough call sonus also -- about your mother.
No it's how you mean.
You know it's it's -- for -- yes right I -- you know I obviously have a pathological need to be on television and now I'm.
A glut in -- tensions Seles started out the star sniper -- war.
Eight years old right.
Well actually it starts and I was less than a year old I was in my first commercial I -- Johnson & Johnson baby shampoo commercial and that sort of kicked off the whole thing wasn't a conscious decision -- -- porno outage now know pleasant reminder that's right there where did you live a little tolerance.
I I -- in the valley I don't -- my time and I'll slap an -- yes yes I can barely do it anymore army yes I was -- valley girl friend and I went on auditions all the time in and did the whole Hollywood -- -- you know how I'll play as you know your hairdresser.
You do hair on TV if you paint you paid -- you know as everybody's involved in the industry somehow and so were we.
So you didn't want to be in -- -- -- and resentment are conscious decision additionally I didn't make the decision but I did love it.
And I think that yeah I did I mean once again nice thing you -- -- in -- tension.
Eager to get kids to cooperate and be successful on TB there's a lot of bribery that goes into that I mean there's a lot of cajoling.
Meaning you've got to get these kids to go out and cooperate -- they especially on a show like little house in the prairie which is probably the thing that I'm best known for.
You know they had a down to a science how to keep everybody working and happy and and you know an endless summer yeah Karl on the set I I had dinner and Melissa Gilbert the other night.
And as she was talking about how.
It was a well oiled machine and when it was time to come in and work it was no joke you know Michael -- expected you to -- -- beyond time beyond -- know your lines and he did not put up with anything else -- -- -- on our mind to send them to violence at the bottom up.
I'm out I'm certain there was lots of that but you know I mean you could see the picture as eight years old so -- and -- it'll necessarily aware well I think I wasn't aware necessarily what was going -- But -- three -- everyone else's.
Well I mean I read Melissa Gilbert's book and it seems like there was tons going on orally how much I missed out on one -- -- -- -- and -- she you know she -- Rob -- at the time we're joy and a so very handsome.
Rob -- that's how we had him Idaho liked him -- elect he's funny but I like -- out Arabian government most tolerant people -- -- -- they're not anymore afford anybody else.
Our job on the loss ago -- Melissa Gilbert's Melissa -- -- -- you know on her new book is entitled direct.
Over the stage mother's daughter so -- to his mother or your mom that's right I'm sure it was want -- marijuana more description tomorrow.
She Hollywood version of a tiger -- that's that's more or -- you wanted but it was you know Kamal what's the sort of you know -- -- -- Monday intensely -- and -- and mom who accepts nothing less than perfection -- -- -- all of her time.
To -- driving on additions you know did getting coaches tutors.
Here cuts tap lessons the whole thing really pours -- time and energy.
We -- machine you know I mean -- it's a lot of it was positive and happy but.
In the end I think when that child becomes an adults.
And starts to have their own identity -- wants to break away from the intense control that -- the other problem comes from.
-- -- -- Did you have a drug usually -- sure portion you know or -- and are wondering -- -- What happens especially when I was when I was doing well yeah -- Smart ballot so it on television -- or not but she's.
Know what he did to the end of the block.
Because it ends in a shocking an explosive way.
You'll realize that she did not love me or my sister only conclusion I came to be you have to get all the way to the end -- -- now.
Shocking and on the -- in LA.
We haven't again this happens the end of the book when everything explodes -- shocking and explosive way that you should really read it your way all the way TL YY -- -- point.
I we sort of the relationship ended and how -- your -- coach.
I -- -- because.
I have two boys there -- two and six and my six year old son asked me if my husband's mother was his -- -- was my moms are it was mine and I said it all -- you know he was wondering where my mother is all week Rommel yeah.
And -- I didn't have an answer for.
And I realize wanted to drop from all of us on what he collected huge stolen so she's not only rid ourselves is -- his.
When our own and he and I no I am all you when it because I thought that there is actually.
A lesson in there or somewhere in that.
You know that is other people -- read the book and -- sad to me.
I had a similar childhood I had this happen it turns out there's nothing similar about their story at all but what they identify which is the idea they've been through something horrific.
And come out the other side instead I choose a different life I choose to be happy -- choose to break this cycle.
And that's what people identify with and it's not.
It's a federal Asian about a I didn't.
That's a fairly common story not just involving.
Your parents and -- a Hollywood yeah parents should parents and kids play soccer kids' urine.
My kids and I don't know rodeo on taxes.
Or triggered a good dollar America -- the majority of parents like we'll just some of baseball parents -- -- Notably lower against some of these parents are horrendous -- all law but I have to say about -- -- her parents can I'm seeing -- -- remembrance.
Not -- -- -- some other district and I can be.
The other reading your parents all -- I've seen I've seen -- scream at your kid if you if you're -- -- but come on dude embodiment according illnesses.
Tough -- -- you don't moral person like I your title there.
Well -- so I don't know some I'm sorry to hear.
But -- -- more it's a case for almost.
I can't -- -- -- actually mine.
There aren't people who don't talk to -- one that's true as and Japan and it's over now and usually that's over nothing.
Well in the -- this book it's not over nothing but a predecessor to brutalize stuff.
Our -- now more leafs should get to -- -- answer that question she is.
Don't know I don't -- a good answer these questions OK Grasso is right or worse what a portal and -- Should yes.
Now its yes so it's about bets this is horrible it's not a horrible because you you you come out the other end and I'd rather go -- Taylor concert -- -- -- look at the almanac and it's it's -- it's a good an entertaining us.
And when you -- -- and it moved -- it will be uplifting I promise you gotta get all the way -- -- but it's it's definitely uplifting because you know me right you said.
People here in the building like me I have a happy family you know I -- -- loving husband I have two beautiful sons.
And I've I've picked up my life in and moved on to place where I feel good and happy and I've broken at a daily cycle and I think that's what you take away from that is devastated how is -- -- I've broken -- -- You're now all -- oral or hundreds -- do -- charming.
Woman into a very accessible.
You know law and you wouldn't think somebody with a background one -- they -- think.
It's -- -- revered jerk but you're anything about it.
And after his election.
That's a bit older -- -- but I'm -- -- They are Protestants and money reduce its entertaining Basra.
I will refund your money is presumed -- pages -- -- -- sucked UN Melissa Francis director of -- mother's daughter by -- morning.
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