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Individual actors & performers titles - 2,564 results

More Fool Me: A Memoir

More Fool Me: A Memoir

Stephen Fry

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

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Invites readers to take a glimpse at author's life story. Containing raw, electric extracts from his diaries of the time,... [more]

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So, Anyway...

So, Anyway...

John Cleese

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

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Tells the story of how a tall, shy youth from Weston-super-Mare went on to become a self-confessed legend. [more]

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The Doctors: Who's Who - The Story Behind Every Face of the Iconic Time Lord

The Doctors: Who's Who - The Story Behind Every Face of the Iconic Time...

Craig Cabell

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography: arts & entertainment; Science fiction; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Anthropology

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Doctor Who is the world's longest-running science fiction television series, and the role of the Time Lord has been a career... [more]

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How to Be a Movie Star: Elizabeth Taylor in Hollywood, 1941-1981

How to Be a Movie Star: Elizabeth Taylor in Hollywood, 1941-1981

William J. Mann

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

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Elizabeth Taylor has defined the very essence of Hollywood stardom. This title looks at a girl who grew up with fame, who... [more]

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Hollywood Frame by Frame: Behind the Scenes: Cinema's Unseen Contact Sheets

Hollywood Frame by Frame: Behind the Scenes: Cinema's Unseen Contact Sheets...

Karina Longworth

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

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Collects the contact sheets from classic movies like The African Queen (1951), Some Like it Hot (1959), Taxi Driver (1976),... [more]

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Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998

Travelling to Work: Diaries 1988-1998

Michael Palin

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

Paperback

Travelling to Work is the third volume of Michael Palin's widely acclaimed diaries. After the Python years and a decade of... [more]

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David Jason: My Life

David Jason: My Life

David Jason

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

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Born the son of a Billingsgate market porter at the height of the Second World War, the author spent his early life dodging... [more]

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Styling the Stars: Treasures from the Twentieth Century Fox Archive

Styling the Stars: Treasures from the Twentieth Century Fox Archive

Angela Cartwright, Tom McLaren

Photographs: portraits; History of fashion; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

Revered for their indisputable sense of style, classic Hollywood films continue to inspire today's fashions. But the carefully... [more]

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Blood and Circuses: An Irresponsible Memoir

Blood and Circuses: An Irresponsible Memoir

Lex Marinos

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry)

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From Kingswood Country to The Slap, and beyond - the warm, funny and surprising life of one of Australia's much-loved actors... [more]

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Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel

Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel

Peter L Winkler

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

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Now in paperback, Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel is the first book to cover the entire legendary life and... [more]

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I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like: Mostly True Tall Tales

I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like: Mostly True Tall Tales

Todd Snider

Individual actors & performers; Music; Folk & traditional music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like, which collects Todd Snider's stories in print for the first time, takes readers on a tour... [more]

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My Lunches with Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles

My Lunches with Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles...

Peter Biskind

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Popular culture

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BASED ON LONG-LOST RECORDINGS, A SET OF RIVETING AND REVEALING CONVERSATIONS WITH AMERICA'S GREAT CULTURAL PROVOCATEUR There... [more]

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I Said Yes to Everything: A Memoir

I Said Yes to Everything: A Memoir

Lee Grant

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Memoirs

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A memoir by Academy Award-winning actress Lee Grant, detailing her starring roles in Valley of the Dolls and Shampoo, her... [more]

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Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work

Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work

Susan Mizruchi

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

Hardback

A groundbreaking work that reveals how Marlon Brando shaped his legacy in art and life. [more]

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The Friedkin Connection

The Friedkin Connection

William Friedkin

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

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He was a maverick of American cinema in the late 60s and 70s, one of the leading auteurs of the New Hollywood whose groundbreaking... [more]

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Las Grandes Entrevistas de la Historia (1859-1992)

Las Grandes Entrevistas de la Historia (1859-1992)

Christopher Silvester

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; History; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The Penguin Book of Interviews is an extraordinary look at the interview, journalistic genre par excellence. Starting with... [more]

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Vanessa - The Life of Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa - The Life of Vanessa Redgrave

Dan Callahan

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

Hardback

In this first-ever biography of the woman many have called our greatest living actress, the formidable Vanessa Redgrave is... [more]

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Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

Hello, Gorgeous: Becoming Barbra Streisand

William J Mann

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Paperback

[An] excellent new work . . . One can only put down Hello, Gorgeous with renewed appreciation for Barbra's single-mindedness,... [more]

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Audrey Hepburn: A Photographic Celebration

Audrey Hepburn: A Photographic Celebration

Suzanne Lander

Photographs: portraits; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

'I never understood what makes me so special, mused Audrey Hepburn. The daughter of a Dutc baroness, Hepburn first won international... [more]

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John Wayne: A Photographic Celebration

John Wayne: A Photographic Celebration

Marc Mompoint, Marc Mompoint

Photographs: portraits; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

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John Wayne's name is synonymous with not only the tough cowboys of the Wild West, but also the all-American war hero. Rising... [more]

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Sharon Tate: Recollection

Sharon Tate: Recollection

Debra Tate

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

Hardback

Considered by many to be the most beautiful woman of her generation, Sharon Tate remains a fascinating pop icon and a poster... [more]

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Turning Point 1997-2008

Turning Point 1997-2008

Hayao Miyazaki

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

Hardback

A collection of essays, speeches, inteviews and reflections by the acclaimed filmaker Hayao Miyazaki. [more]

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The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America

The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s...

John F. Kasson

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

Hardback

How the smile and fortitude of a child actress revived a nation. Her image appeared in periodicals and advertisements roughly... [more]

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Mary Poppins, She Wrote

Mary Poppins, She Wrote

Valerie Lawson

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Autobiography: literary; Gender studies: women

Paperback

The only comprehensive biography of P.L. Travers, the fascinating woman who created Mary Poppins, which inspired Disney's... [more]

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A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in London, Ireland and New York

A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in London, Ireland and New York

Anjelica Huston

Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Academy Award-winning actress Anjelica Huston's spectacular memoir, in her own words [more]

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