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Writer Simon Nye, Reviving 'Pollyanna'

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Writer Simon Nye, Reviving 'Pollyanna'

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Writer Simon Nye, Reviving 'Pollyanna'

Writer Simon Nye, Reviving 'Pollyanna'

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Screenwriter Simon Nye's most recent work is the Pollyanna, showing Sunday night on PBS' Masterpiece Theatre. Nye talks to NPR's Liane Hansen about the challenges — and "glad things" — about working with Eleanor H. Porter's 1913 novel.