Charlotte Rae of 'Facts of Life' writes new memoir about life off stage

- Charlotte Rae, who is best known for her portrayal of Edna Garrett in the sitcoms "Diff'rent Strokes" and "The Facts of Life," has a new memoir.

"The Facts of My Life" tells the story of her life off stage and screen, described as "one of joy and challenge."

The book covers everything from raising an autistic son, alcoholism, the heartache of a broken marriage, "the revelation of a gay husband and the sudden challenge of facing middle-age with financial and emotional uncertainties," the description reads.

Watch her interview on Good Day LA above.

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