But it’s been a long time since Shirley Knight (born July 5, 1936) had a significant leading role. She relishes her return to the limelight in indie drama Redwood Highway, and audiences will be delighted by her warm, stirring performance. While this road movie may not have great originality or huge box-office potential, it’s a low-key charmer with a large-souled performance at its center.
Shirley Knight is a two time Academy Award nominee, (for Best Supporting actress for her work in The Dark At the Top Of the Stairs & Sweet Bird Of Youth) three time Golden Globe winner & two time Emmy winner. She will talk about her starring role in the movie Redwood Highway about Living in a retirement community, estranged from her family, Marie decides to journey 80 miles on foot to attend her granddaughter’s wedding. Along the way, she discovers that you’re never too old to learn something about life & yourself. now available on DVD.
Dr. Julie Silver is a cancer survivor, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and creator of the STAR Program. She will talk about Cancer Prehabilitation and Cancer Rehabilitation. For more information, visit www.OncologyRehabPartners.com.
Steve Weisman will discuss identity theft of the dead.