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Chris Gardner (Rebroadcast)


9:00 Thursday, November 27, 2014


A homeless man with a young son becomes a stockbroker and later, the head of his own successful brokerage firm. Sounds like the stuff of movies and it was: Will Smith's The Pursuit of Happiness. But that movie was based on a book by Chris Gardner and the story it told was his. You may see his story as one of rags-to-riches but he says it is a love story between a father and his son. Chris Gardner explains in a Thanksgiving edition of Charlotte Talks.

Chris Gardner - Author The Pursuit of Happyness, Start Where You Are