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Charlotte Rae talks her new book ‘Facts of My Life’

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CHICAGO -- Charlotte Rae starred in seven seasons of "Facts of Life" from 1979 to 1986. She went to TV after a very successful career, singing and acting on Broadway, where she was nominated for two Tony Awards.

In all, she's been on stage and screen for seven decades and now she has a new book called, "The Facts of My Life." She joined WGN Morning News via phone to talk about her long career and her experience working with George Clooney and the rest of her cast mates.

Watch the full interview in the video above.