Marsha Bemko

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Marsha Bemko is the executive producer of the seven-time Emmy Award-nominated Antiques Roadshow and a popular lecturer who writes regularly for the Antiques Roadshow Insider.

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An all-access pass to America's first (and favorite) reality television program -- boasting over ten million viewers each week -- Antiques Roadshow! If you're a fan of PBS's top-rated Antiques Roadshow, you've probably wondered -- what would it take to get your family treasure on the program? What happens to the antiques after the show airs? Are the appraisers ever wrong? And will Antiques Roadshow come to my hometown? In this four-color, fully illustrated guide to America's favorite...


Marsha Bemko takes you behind the scenes on ANTIQUES ROADSHOW

A celebration of the ultimate reality show--with true tales and informative takeaways never before revealed in one source!

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. This too shall pass.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I like being me. I can imagine wanting someone else’s house, car or other material comfort…

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. I would like to be that fabulous singer with a mesmerizing voice but I can’t even get up the guts to do karaoke.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. At times I might speak before I think. My publicist tolerates it.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. I’d like to roam the world on a hunt for great antiques. I’d start here in Boston, head west and once I reach the California coast, cross the Pacific and keep on going. When I’m done sit under the shade of a cabana on a beach.