Book on the Bronx to feature Pacino, Carl Reiner
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 13: Honoree Carl Reiner speaks onstage at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Presents: "An Evening Honoring Carl Reiner" at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 13, 2011 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences/AP Images)
Television personality Regis Philbin participates in a FOX Sports 1 press event to launch the new show he will co-host called the "Crowd Goes W!ld", on Monday, July 15, 2013 in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Book on the Bronx to feature Pacino, Reiner
Al Pacino, Carl Reiner and Regis Philbin are among dozens of Bronx natives who will share childhood memories for an upcoming book.
Henry Holt and Co. announced that it had acquired Just Kids From the Bronx, scheduled for release in February 2015. Just Kids was compiled by Arlene Alda, author of 15 children’s books and the wife of actor Alan Alda. Any profits earned by Arlene Alda will be contributed to children’s charities in the New York City borough.
Others to be featured in Just Kids include author Mary Higgins Clark, playwright-cartoonist Jules Feiffer and rapper Grandmaster Melle Mel.