Dec 12 – You Are There, Too w/Charlie Grinker: They Died Too Young


The Clermont Performing Arts Center is proud to announce our popular, signature matinee series, “You Are There, Too!” hosted by Emmy and Peabody Award-winner Charlie Grinker, is returning for a second season with eight, all new specials.

Grinker will once again bring his charm, rare videos and spellbinding anecdotes drawn from over 60 years in New York City interviewing some of the biggest celebrities of our time.

“They Died Too Young”

Emmy and Peabody Award-winner Charlie Grinker shares his rare videos and personal anecdotes gained during his decades interviewing hundreds of top celebrities.


When a talented artist’s flame extinguishes too soon, the loss resonates forever. Emmy and Peabody Award-winning writer, producer and interviewer Charlie Grinker revisits the extraordinary lives and talents of some of history’s legendary figures who died young.

Some of the celebrities highlighted include: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, John Lennon, Vincent Van Gogh, Jimmy Dean, George Gershwin, Patsy Cline, Carole Lombard, Elvis Presley, Jimi Hendrix, John Belushi, Chris Farley, Gilda Radner, Ernie Kovacs and Andy Kaufman, Marilyn Monroe and Princess Diana.