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Rancho Santa Fe resident reflects on accomplished television career

By Arthur Lightbourn

Wendy Walker, veteran senior executive producer of the iconic “Larry King Live” television show, is by nature a very private “behind-the-scenes” person, but at the urging of friends fascinated by her experiences she agreed to write a book.

But she didn’t want to just write a memoir “because I’m not a famous person … so people don’t care about a memoir from me. What they care about are the experiences and the stories and the lessons [I’ve learned].

“I started writing it three years ago and it was supposed to come out next March but then when Larry decided to end the nightly show, we decided to have it come out earlier.”

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