Transcript for Doris Day Interview: America's Sweetheart Returns
I'm. Worldwide -- start Daisuke -- She was -- girl from Cincinnati Ohio who became one of the most successful stars in Hollywood history. There were some of the biggest names of the day maybe you could just -- -- -- -- try reading when I was practically Jay walking. You know you're the perfect right to be standing on the curb yes mr. -- -- -- mr. Ramsey Rick Husband that you spoke to -- -- -- -- -- Doris Day prefer not to go on camera anymore but she allowed us the honor -- a rare and special phone interview. -- occasion her first album in seventeen years called my heart. Dave Fuller the day mutiny. How exciting -- this for you. I can't believe it really thinking -- it -- -- true. Her fans had never stopped enjoying days music. She released more than three dozen albums over her career here classics like. -- -- -- -- And all. Its list this day. Think it's because. And the children won't get his. And I think -- appearance. Would sing it to them. Kiss and the -- And well being. But it was on the silver screen where she had her biggest success. The original girl next door. I never thought -- it. It was going to be in mode in movie when I was little I was I had my life plans. I was going to marry a very nice man and has conveyed the and learned to cook and nothing like that happen. Instead Hollywood came calling. 39 films at all -- -- why are you so fascinated with my personal effects and not fascinated mr. Allen. Three vaulted -- -- -- and Rock Hudson -- talk was was some time ago but people just. They can -- -- hang -- that this day. From the first day we -- -- this very funny. Really a funny -- And and throughout became. Very very good friend of mine he he's funny and called me -- It and give people names and and he can into the makeup department in the morning and here. -- But yeah. Yeah. Some other leading -- some other actors that you worked with but you really appreciated Clark Gable was Clark accused them. -- that's pretty -- words. Clark Gable. -- -- Wow I'm Kerry and he really. Didn't on grandchild was -- -- this morning. I can't. And and news. In. Good -- it's got to be hard -- -- but what what -- about the that you really enjoyed. All. But. All of because I had such a good time. I really did -- -- -- And my time in how many -- in view of. More than thirty years ago Doris Day left Hollywood far behind. And has since spent her days living in Carmel California and dedicating herself to animal rights and her foundation. I became very. Involved with animal work -- the minute I got here that's when I started doing and and I love that -- Her last movie was with six you get a girl released in 1968. But for those who think her star power may have faded just look at what happened when we introduced her to a member of our own GMA family. -- It is. True she's so happy. It alone Creighton. Again on how much I appreciate. -- it every time. Grown up with -- Atlanta. Me. And while Traci dried her tears -- ask the question on so many minds would you ever consider. Doing another movie -- you ever considered going back. -- -- in expecting. You never know -- at the next they -- you know you never know what you're going to do his high.
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