A Hollywood True Story
|Original Broadcast Date|
Mixed by Ray Guarna. Written in collaboration with Michael Meloan. Edited by Joe Frank and Michal Story. Featuring musicians James Harrah, guitar, and Kenny Lyon, piano and bass
|Narrative Monologue, 30 minutes|
|Preceded by:||A Conversation|
|Followed by:||A Life Well Lived|
"Behind the desk there's a wall of pigeonholes, each one bearing a room number."
"A Hollywood True Story" is a radio program produced by Joe Frank and broadcast on KCRW's UnFictional Series. It was originally broadcast on March 29, 2013.
In an attempt to advance his career in Hollywood, a screenwriter finds himself implausibly in Auschwitz. As his film project -- which has nothing to do with the infamous death camp -- implodes, the screenwriter sees his life unraveling on a revolving road to nowhere.