Fannie Flagg started as a stand-up comic who found fame on the small screen. She co-starred on the TV shows Candid Camera and The New Dick Van Dyke Show and was a staple on 70's game shows including Tattle Tales and of course, Match Game. Flagg continues to do occasional film work and starred on Broadway in "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas". But her greatest fame has come as a writer. Her best seller "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" spent 36 weeks on "The New York Times" Best Sellers list and was turned into the hit film "Fried Green Tomatoes." On this episode of InnerVIEWS..., Ernie's conversation with comedian, actress, author and Academy Award nominee - Fannie Flagg.
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Episode #904 / Length: 26 minutes