Ed Asner http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Ed Asner Of Mary Tyler Moore Show Fame To Perform 'FDR' In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ed-asner-mary-tyler-moore-show-fame-perform-fdr-st-louis <p>Actor Ed Asner is coming to St. Louis to perform a benefit next Sunday for New Jewish Theatre. Best known for playing the character of Lou Grant in the Mary Tyler Moore Show, this time Asner is taking on the role of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in a one-man show called "FDR."</p><p>The performance is adapted from the 1958 play “Sunrise at Campobello” and takes the audience on a journey through FDR’s four-term presidency, from the Depression through World War II.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:47:55 +0000 Camille Phillips 35376 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ed Asner Of Mary Tyler Moore Show Fame To Perform 'FDR' In St. Louis