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Individual actors & performers books

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Vivien Leigh Actress and Icon by Kate Dorney Vivien Leigh Actress and Icon

A collection of essays on the legendary actress that uses archival sources in the US and UK to re-examine her attitude to acting and the public perception of her work. -- .
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Improv Handbook The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre, and Beyond by Tom Salinsky, Deborah Frances-White The Improv Handbook The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre, and Beyond
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The Improv Handbook is the most comprehensive, smart, helpful and inspiring guide to improv available today. Applicable to comedians, actors, public speakers and anyone who needs to think on their toes, it features a range of games, interviews, descriptions and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

The Improv Handbook The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre, and Beyond by Tom Salinsky, Deborah Frances-White The Improv Handbook The Ultimate Guide to Improvising in Comedy, Theatre, and Beyond
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The Improv Handbook is the most comprehensive, smart, helpful and inspiring guide to improv available today. Applicable to comedians, actors, public speakers and anyone who needs to think on their toes, it features a range of games, interviews, descriptions and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Mel Brooks FAQ All That's Left to Know About the Outrageous Genius of Comedy by Dale Sherman Mel Brooks FAQ All That's Left to Know About the Outrageous Genius of Comedy

Everything you ever needed to know about comedy genius Mel Brooks in one, compact, volume
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Tony Leung Chiu-Wai by Mark Gallagher Tony Leung Chiu-Wai

In exploring the exceptionally varied career of Tony Leung, one of greater China's most acclaimed contemporary film stars, Mark Gallagher examines the dissemination and reception of Chinese cinema and popular culture and illuminates the nature of contemporary Hong Kong, Chinese,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

Ocean Fell into the Drop: A Memoir by Terence Stamp Ocean Fell into the Drop: A Memoir

An entertaining and enlightening new memoir by legendary actor Terence Stamp, detailing his twin passions: acting and mysticism.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

Quintessential Jack The Art of Jack Nicholson on Screen by Scott Edwards Quintessential Jack The Art of Jack Nicholson on Screen

After several years of small roles and experimental screenwriting during his early career, Jack Nicholson got his big break in 1969 with Easy Rider. The next year, his first lead role, in Five Easy Pieces, made him a star. In...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Hail to the Chin Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor by Bruce Campbell, Craig Sanborn Hail to the Chin Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor
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Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2017

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Amitabh Bachchan by Sunny Singh Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan has dominated the Indian film industry as its pre-eminent star for the past 40 years. Sunny Singh considers both Bachchan's film performances and his persona as a political actor and global brand, and explores the reasons behind the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

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Lucky Joe's Namesake The Extraordinary Life and Observations of Joe Wilson by Fred Bartenstein Lucky Joe's Namesake The Extraordinary Life and Observations of Joe Wilson

Joe Wilson (1938-2015), a native of rural East Tennessee, was a civil rights activist, self-educated scholar, founder/administrator of nationally important roots music enterprises, and was legendary for his colourful writing and opinions. Lucky Joe's Namesake brings us Wilson's life and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

Oscar's Favorite Actors The Winningest Stars (and More Who Should Be) by Roger Leslie Oscar's Favorite Actors The Winningest Stars (and More Who Should Be)

Just as the Academy Awards have an impact upon stars and their careers, their achievements influence the Academy and contribute to the rich history of the Oscars. With detailed discussion of their performances and Awards night results, this book describes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

John Wayne A Giant Shadow by Carolyn McGivern John Wayne A Giant Shadow


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/05/2017

Ryan Gosling by Nick Johnstone Ryan Gosling

With the enchanting chords of his piano and his effortless charisma and charm, Ryan Gosling has swept back onto our screens and confirmed himself as one of Hollywood s greats.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Last Man Standing Mort Sahl and the Birth of Modern Comedy by James Curtis Last Man Standing Mort Sahl and the Birth of Modern Comedy

On December 22, 1953, Mort Sahl took the stage at San Francisco's hungry i and changed comedy forever. Before him, standup was about everything but hard news and politics. In his wake, a new generation of smart comics emerged. Here,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/05/2017

Charlie Chaplin's Red Letter Days At Work with the Comic Genius by Fred Goodwins, Dan Kamin Charlie Chaplin's Red Letter Days At Work with the Comic Genius
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This is a behind-the-scenes look at film comedian Charlie Chaplin by an actor in Chaplin's stock company. In 1916 Fred Goodwins wrote more than thirty-five articles for Red Letter magazine that provide fascinating insights about Chaplin at work and play-articles...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/04/2017

Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon by Terence Pepper, Helen Trompeteler Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon
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During her lifetime , the Belgian - born British actress Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 93), star of such films as Roman Holiday , Sabrina , Funny Face , Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady , Charade and Two for the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Leading Lady by Sherry Lansing Leading Lady


Format: Hardback - Released: 18/04/2017

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