Cold Open, A Tale of Modern Hollywood // Chapter 14. The Reality Check

Cantara Christopher
8 min readAug 12, 2022

Late that morning Teddy was fitfully snoozing on a plane headed for Virginia, and by late that afternoon he was in Portsmouth, checking into a charming boutique hotel in the Olde Towne section.

Finally he was able to relax after his hectic week. He lay back on the chenille-covered bed, his arms folded behind his head, letting his mind drift…

Cantara Christopher

Memoirist. Musicologist. Retired movie actress. I write about US+UK movies / books / music / radio+tv / culture.