Actress Joan Benedict Steiger reminisces about her late husband's remarkable film career during this tribute to legendary actor Rod Steiger, Oscar-winner for In the Heat of the Night. Rod also earned Academy Award nominations for On the Waterfront and The Pawnbroker. Among his other movies are such high quality productions as Dr. Zhivago, W. C. Fields and Me, The Chosen , Al Capone, and Oklahoma!
Joan also has extensive acting experience in films, on stage and in television. She starred opposite Rod in A Month of Sundays and The Flying Dutchman. Her TV credits include "Dollhouse," "Candid Camera." and "Days of Our Lives."
Film historian James Colt Harrison co-hosts.