Marlo Thomas: "It Aint Over..."

Actress Marlo Thomas attends the Fortune Most Powerful Women summit at Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 5, 2010 in Washington, D.C.  - Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Time Inc.

Actress Marlo Thomas attends the Fortune Most Powerful Women summit at Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 5, 2010 in Washington, D.C.

Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Time Inc.

Marlo Thomas: "It Aint Over..."

From starring in “That Girl” to writing best-selling books and fundraising for cancer research, award-winning actress Marlo Thomas has in many ways reinvented herself. She talks about her life and other women who have started a new career or business mid-life.

Emmy award-winning actress and author Marlo Thomas is a master of reinvention. She is best known to baby boomers for her starring role in the 1960s sitcom “That Girl.” In the 1970s she wrote the classic children’s book “Free to Be…You and Me,” which became a hit show and song. Thomas has since written five best-selling books and become an active fund raiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. In her latest book, "It Ain't Over ... Til It's Over," Thomas tells the stories of 60 women who, like herself, have found happiness by reinventing themselves. Whether it’s starting a new career at age 50 or getting a PhD mid-life, Thomas argues that it is never too late to strive for the life you really want.

Guests

Marlo Thomas

Emmy award-winning television actress and author. Her other books include "The Right Words at the Right Time" and "Free to Be... You and Me."

Read An Excerpt

Excerpted from "It Ain't Over ... Till It's Over: Reinventing Your Life--and Realizing Your Dreams--Anytime, at Any Age" by Marlo Thomas. Copyright 2014 by Marlo Thomas. Published by Atria Books.All rights reserved.

It Ain't Over ... Till It's Over

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