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Simon Callow is an actor, director and writer. He has appeared in many films, including the hugely popular Four Weddings and a Funeral. Callow's books include Being an Actor, Shooting the Actor, a highly acclaimed biography of Charles Laughton, a biographical trilogy of Orson Welles (of which the first two parts have now been published) and Love is Where it Falls, an account of his friendship with the great play agent, Peggy Ramsay.

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Charles Dickens by Simon Callow
Charles Dickens
Simon Callow
Having played Dickens and given memorable accounts of the great “Readings”, Simon Callow is ideally placed to write this biography that focuses on Dickens theatrical side. We are reminded how easily Dickens the novelist was nearly lost to the professional...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2012
Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World by Simon Callow
Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World
Simon Callow
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 23 February 2012. Acclaimed actor and writer Simon Callow captures the essence of Charles Dickens in a sparkling biography that explores the central importance of the theatre to the life of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2012

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