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Let's Just Say it Wasn't Pretty

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Let's Just Say it Wasn't Pretty

Diane Keaton

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Diane Keaton has spent a lifetime colouring outside the lines of the conventional notion of beauty. In this book, she shares... [more]

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Wildflower

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Wildflower

Drew Barrymore

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Performing Arts

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Born into Hollywood royalty, Drew Barrymore is one of the biggest stars of her generation. Despite an unconventional childhood,... [more]

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It Gets Worse: A Collection of Essays

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It Gets Worse: A Collection of Essays

Shane Dawson

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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New York Times bestselling author Shane Dawson returns with another highly entertaining and uproariously funny essay collection,... [more]

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Going off Script: How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's 32 on-Screen Rejections

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Going off Script: How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's...

Giuliana Rancic

Individual actors & performers; Biography

Paperback

Now in paperback, the funny, warm, and inspiring memoir from E! News host, Fashion Police panelist, red-carpet correspondent,... [more]

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Elizabeth Taylor: A Private Life for Public Consumption

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Elizabeth Taylor: A Private Life for Public Consumption

Ellis Cashmore

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Uses the English-born Hollywood star as a lens through which to examine the social changes that have yielded what we now call... [more]

$38.99

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I'll Never Write My Memoirs

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I'll Never Write My Memoirs

Grace Jones

Individual actors & performers; Music; Rock & Pop music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The hotly anticipated no-holds-barred memoir from muse, model and music legend MISS GRACE JONES. [more]

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Thatcher Stole My Trousers

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Thatcher Stole My Trousers

Alexei Sayle

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

'What I brought to comedy was an authentic working class voice plus a threat of genuine violence - nobody in Monty Python... [more]

$27.99

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Master of Ceremonies: A Memoir

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Master of Ceremonies: A Memoir

Joel Grey

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Musicals; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The arc and details of 81 year old Joel Grey's work and his personal journey. Detailing his life as a child artist until his... [more]

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De Niro: A Life

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De Niro: A Life

Shawn Levy

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

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There's little debate that Robert De Niro is one of the greatest screen actors of his generation, perhaps of all time. His... [more]

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Hope: Entertainer of the Century

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Hope: Entertainer of the Century

Richard Zoglin

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Television; Variety shows, music hall, cabaret; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The first definitive biography of Bob Hope, that makes the case that he was most important entertainer of the twentieth century.... [more]

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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998

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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998

Michael Palin

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Diaries, letters & journals

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Ten years in different directions. The third volume of Michael Palin's celebrated diaries. [more]

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Eye Marty: The Newly Discovered Autobiography of a Comic Genius

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Eye Marty: The Newly Discovered Autobiography of a Comic Genius

Marty Feldman

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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Completed before he died, thirty years ago, this is the newly discovered autobiography of one of the most influential comedians... [more]

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Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man

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Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man

William Shatner

Individual actors & performers; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Science fiction

Hardback

As much a biography of Nimoy as an autobiography of their friendship, this is a uniquely heartfelt book written by one legendary... [more]

$43.95

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The Smith Tapes: Lost Interviews with Rock Stars & Icons 1969-1972

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The Smith Tapes: Lost Interviews with Rock Stars & Icons 1969-1972

Ezra Bookstein

Individual actors & performers; Radio; Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

The 1960s were a period of radical cultural, social, and political upheaval in the United States and around the globe; yet... [more]

$49.50

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Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned

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Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned

Lena Dunham

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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This is the hilarious, original, poignant, and extremely frank collection of personal essays from Lena Dunham - the acclaimed... [more]

$19.99

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A Life of Barbara Stanwyck: Steel-True, 1907-1940

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A Life of Barbara Stanwyck: Steel-True, 1907-1940

Victoria Wilson

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The first full-scale, monumental life of Barbara Stanwyck, the first to delve into her complex life and to explore her extraordinary... [more]

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Maggie Smith: A Biography

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Maggie Smith: A Biography

Michael Coveney

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The definitive biography of Maggie Smith, grande dame of stage and screen, written with her approval and co-operation. [more]

$32.99

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Woody: The Biography

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Woody: The Biography

David Evanier

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Director of over forty-five movies, playwright, writer, actor, and jazz clarinetist, Woody Allen is one of the great artistic... [more]

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I Said Yes to Everything: A Memoir

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I Said Yes to Everything: A Memoir

Lee Grant

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

An Academy Award-winning actress and former Vogue It Girl describes her rise to fame and the subsequent destruction of her... [more]

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The Life and Times of Mickey Rooney

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The Life and Times of Mickey Rooney

Richard A. Lertzman, William J. Birnes

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A biography of Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney told through previously unseen diary excerpts and exclusive interviews with... [more]

$45.00

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Before Marilyn: The Blue Book Modelling Years

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Before Marilyn: The Blue Book Modelling Years

Astrid Franse, Michelle Morgan

Photographs: collections; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Diaries, letters & journals

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Before Marilyn tells the story of Marilyn Monroe's modelling career, during which time she was signed to the famous Blue Book... [more]

$60.00

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You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

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You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

Felicia Day

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Fiction-related items

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From online entertainment mogul, actress and 'queen of the geeks' Felicia Day comes a funny, quirky and inspiring memoir about... [more]

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Dietrich & Riefenstahl: Hollywood, Berlin, and a Century in Two Lives

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Dietrich & Riefenstahl: Hollywood, Berlin, and a Century in Two Lives

Karin Wieland

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

Hardback

This magisterial dual biography illuminates two complex lives that began alike but were on opposite sides of the Second World... [more]

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Frank & Ava: In Love and War

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Frank & Ava: In Love and War

John Brady

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The love story of Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner has been told piecemeal, from one side or the other, but has never been fully... [more]

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Orson Welles, Volume 3: One-Man Band

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Orson Welles, Volume 3: One-Man Band

Simon Callow

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A New York Times Book Review Editors Choice The third volume of Simon Callow s acclaimed Orson Welles biography, covering... [more]

$65.95

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