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?

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. This too shall pass.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. “You know.” And I’m trying to cure myself, you know?

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. You probably didn’t know him and he wasn’t famous: My Dad.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I see the best in others and truly want the best for them. By the way, that’s also my worst quality.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. On a personal note, I’ve stayed happily married while raising wonderful children and on a professional note, being at the helm of Antiques Roadshow.