Andrew McCarthy On the WDHA Morning Jolt

Best known for his roles in films such as St. Elmo's Fire, Mannequin, Weekend at Bernie's, Pretty in Pink, and Less Than Zero, actor Andrew McCarthy is also a New York Times bestselling author.

His latest book, Just Fly Away, is based on a fictional character from his hometown of Westfield NJ who has to come to terms with her emotions following the discovery of a long-held family secret.

Jim Monaghan and Kim Mulligan chat with Andrew on the new book, growing up in New Jersey, his acting career (and which role he feels he identifies with most), and some of his favorite places to travel.