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Jeanne Cooper on 70 years in showbiz - Off-Ramp for August 18, 2012

Jeanne Cooper's first movie.
Jeanne Cooper's first movie.
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Jeanne Cooper, beloved/hated 83-year old matriarch of "The Young and the Restless," reveals the secrets of her success and long life ... including which TV crime show star she slept with. (Her first movie was "The Redhead from Wyoming.") Plus, Steve Julian's theory of why live theatre is struggling (it has to do with news), and an NPR executive reveals his surprising backstory (surprising for an NPR type).