Novelist Jay McInerney and actress Eva Marie Saint on this edition of Fresh Air
. Jay McInerney broke onto the literary scene with his best selling novel Bright Lights, Big City
, about the excesses of the a Manhattan yuppie in the 1980s. His new book is a collection of essays about the pleasure of wine. It's called Bacchus & Me: Adventures in the Wine Cellar
. Actress Eva Marie Saint starred opposite Marlon Brando in the 1954 film On the Waterfront
, and won an academy award for her portrayal of his convent-reared girlfriend. Later she and Cary Grant teamed up for Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest
. Saint studied at the famed Actors Studio whose alumni include Brando, Paul Newman, Marilyn Monroe, and Dennis Hopper. This Sunday she stars in the CBS Sunday Movie, Papa's Angels
. (Broadcast Date: November 30, 2000)
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