Kim Zimmer Interview 2012


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This video is an interview that was shown on a Texas PBS Station in 2012. It’s 27 minutes long.  It’s called Kim Zimmer on InnerVIEWS with Ernie Manouse (Season 10 Ep 8). It was uploaded in 2012 by the station that aired it so it probably was recorded close to that.  They go back to her first soap job and cover her career from there. Manouse apparently did A LOT of research, he asks very thorough and deep digging questions of all parts of her professional life.

Zimmer also talks about her love for theater and talks about how many soap people were theater people that wanted to spend their time there, but it didn’t play the bills. She talks about how she replaced Kathleen Turner and decided to come back and they kept Zimmer. Zimmer talks about her relationship with Pam Long. Long wrote really long story Bibles for 6 months out like it was a novel. Zimmer talks about how Michelle Forbes broke down on a scene with a bridge. At the end she talks about what went wrong with the new format. Those are just part of the highlights of this wide ranging interview.

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One Response to “Kim Zimmer Interview 2012”

  1. glmanny Says:

    Reblogged this on Glmanny's Blog and commented:

    Remember this fascinating interview with Kim Zimmer.

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