Leah Sydney, the west coast stringer for Roger Friedman‘s Showbiz 411, caught up with Vieira to discuss The Today Show host’s maiden movie producing effort, Return. The drama was the only American entry in this year’s Cannes Director’s Fortnight and stars Linda Cardellini as a discharged U.S. soldier struggling to re-adapt to life in a Rust Belt community.
Vieira confessed that she loves LA and if up to her, she would happily relocate here to become an Ivy lunch regular. But life’s not that simple:
“I would [move] in a second. My husband is a real east coast person, though. He told me to go if I want and take the kids and the dog. I love it here, but I love my husband more.”