Mel Harris and Gene Pope

Celebrity Interviews LIVE From The Grotto With Greg Hanna

Apr 23 2024 • 8 mins

Today on Celebrity Interviews Live From The Grotto, Greg Hanna and co-host Neil "The Media Giant" Haley of The Neil Haley Show interview with Mel Harris and Gene Pope. The funny and touching new film Queen of Knives stars Mel Harris – who starred in the acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning series Thirtysomething – and Gene Pope (who also wrote and produced the film). Gene plays Frank Benetto, a former ad man enduring a mid-life crisis, while Mel plays his long-suffering wife, Kathy, who wants out of their marriage. Meanwhile, their adult children are on their own trying to forge their own paths. Eventually the Brooklyn-based family reunites for a fateful dinner at their former home, with surprise visitors and unintended consequences, that leads to a new chapter in their lives. (See the trailer). With a mix of sharp, witty dialogue, big laughs and a few tears, Queen of Knives is an uplifting and emotional film that premieres on digital platforms including iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and cable & satellite on demand.