When Shirley Maclaine filmed Wild Oats in Gran Canaria, she wrote a book about the experience.
It’s mostly about how she reconnected with her past life in Atlantis while the film crew searched the island’s sofas for change; Wild Oats was a shoestring production.
But they got it filmed and you can read all about it in Above the Line: My Wild Oats Adventure (if you dare). It’s a fascinating account of how a Hollywood diva sees the world from her suite.
At least the book made it into print. Wild Oats is still in post-production and doesn’t have a release date.
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