Tonight at 9 PM, American Masters for its 200th episode unveils the Shane Salerno-directed documentary on the life of J.D. Salinger, followed by Charlie Rose’s interview with the filmmaker who spent a decade and his own money uncovering secrets of the reclusive author. The PBS version of Salinger is 15 minutes longer than the version released theatrically by The Weinstein Company last fall, and here is a fascinating new clip in which Tom Wolfe describes an encounter between Salinger and a young Charles Portis, who went on to write True Grit:
By MIKE FLEMING JR | Tuesday January 21, 2014 @ 5:08pm PSTTags: Charles Portis, J.D. Salinger, Salinger, Shane Salerno, Tom Wolfe
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