Julie Andrews shares a few of her favourite things from her Hollywood career

Screen legend Julie Andrews joins q's Tom Power to talk about her new memoir, which looks back on her Hollywood years.
Julie Andrews' memoir is called Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years. (Hachette Books)

Imagine you're being hoisted high in the air, dangling on a cable from a rafter, wondering how on earth you're going to get back down — and then something goes wrong with your support wires.

That's where Julie Andrews found herself when filming Mary Poppins. That film, that set and those wires were Andrews' introduction to Hollywood. It was the first step in the actor and singer's Academy Award-winning career on the silver screen.

Andrews just published the second part of her memoirs, titled Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years. She joined q's Tom Power from East Hampton in Long Island, N.Y. to reflect on her extraordinary career.

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