'Hart of Dixie': Wilson Bethel just calls J.D. Salinger 'Dad'

Zap2it: When "Hart of Dixie" co-star Josh Cooke asked about your mother, novelist Joyce Maynard, having lived briefly with reclusive author J.D. Salinger (to whom she lost her virginity as a Yale freshman) in the early '70s, you quipped, "I just call him Dad." When Cooke said, "But he's not, so ... ," you said, "I'll let you decide." Does that mean you'll be watching when PBS' "American Masters" airs the documentary "Salinger," in which Maynard appears, on Tuesday, Jan. 21?Wilson Bethel: I've seen the preview for it. I didn't realize it was going to be on PBS. But yeah, it looks great. I know my mom felt invested in it, because (filmmaker Shane Salerno) had been trying for so long. So, yeah, I'll probably end up watching it. If nothing else, I'm a fan of Salinger's work.(A couple of weeks after this conversation, Maynard attended the "Salinger" premiere at the Telluride Film Festival in...


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