Illeana Douglas Blames Dennis Hopper

Actor/Director Illeana Douglas chatted with us on Downtown today about her book, “I Blame Dennis Hopper”, which chronicles the role films have played in her life and some of the memorable encounters she’s had along the way. The talented Douglas, known for her work in “Goodfellas”, “Cape Fear”, and “Grace of My Heart”, numerous television roles, and her hosting duties on TCM, shared stories of her dealings with legends like Peter Sellers, Jerry Lewis, Martin Scorsese, and Mike Nichols. After you’ve checked out the interview, visit her website at: for links to her podcast and more.