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Individual actors & performers

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American Titan: Searching for John Wayne

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American Titan: Searching for John Wayne

Marc Eliot

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

Paperback

From the veteran New York Times bestselling biographer comes a major, in-depth look at one of the most enduring American icons... [more]

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook

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

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Pam Cook's study of the star persona of Nicole Kidman traces Kidman's career trajectory through an examination of her (sometimes... [more]

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Nick Cave: Mercy on Me

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Nick Cave: Mercy on Me

Reinhard Kleist

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

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An enthralling portrait of an intense, uncompromising and hypnotic artist [more]

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No Cunning Plan: My Unexpected Life, from Baldrick to Time Team and Beyond

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No Cunning Plan: My Unexpected Life, from Baldrick to Time Team and Beyond...

Sir Tony Robinson

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

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Sir Tony Robinson is a much-loved actor, presenter and author with a stellar career lasting over fifty years. Now, in his... [more]

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Thatcher Stole My Trousers

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Thatcher Stole My Trousers

Alexei Sayle

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Memoirs; Marxism & Communism; Humour

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In 1971 Alexei Sayle, raised by communist parents in 1950s Liverpool set out to find his fortune in London. [more]

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

Terence Pepper, Helen Trompeteler

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers

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During her lifetime, the Belgian - born British actress Audrey Hepburn, star of such films as Roman Holiday, Sabrina, Funny... [more]

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

Alec Baldwin

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

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A thorough and sophisticated effort to answer an interesting question: How did an indifferently raised, self-flagellating... [more]

$32.99

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Kirk and Anne: Letters of Love, Laughter, and a Lifetime in Hollywood

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Kirk and Anne: Letters of Love, Laughter, and a Lifetime in Hollywood

Kirk Douglas, Anne Douglas

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Diaries, letters & journals; Memoirs

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As screen icon Kirk Douglas approaches his 100th birthday, he and his wife of 62 years, Anne Buydens, share secrets to longevity... [more]

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Make 'Em Laugh: Short-Term Memories of Longtime Friends

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Make 'Em Laugh: Short-Term Memories of Longtime Friends

Debbie Reynolds, Dorian Hannaway

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

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The beloved Hollywood star and New York Times bestselling author of Unsinkable continues her intimate chat with fans in this... [more]

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Sam Shepard: A Life

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Sam Shepard: A Life

John Winters

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Creative writing & creative writing guides

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John Winters offers a master class in literary sleuthing, untangling the many lives and unearthing the origin story of America's... [more]

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Who I Am

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Who I Am

Charlotte Rampling

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

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The autobiography of acclaimed actor, model and chanteuse Charlotte Rampling [more]

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Sinatra's Century: One Hundred Notes on the Man and His World

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Sinatra's Century: One Hundred Notes on the Man and His World

David Lehman

Individual actors & performers; Music; Biography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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An irresistable collection of one hundred short reflections on the man, his music, and his larger-than-life story, by a lifetime... [more]

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Princess Diarist (Star Wars)

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Princess Diarist (Star Wars)

Carrie Fisher

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Diaries, letters & journals; Science fiction

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A thoroughly original and intimate memoir by the bestselling author of Postcards from the Edge and Wishful Drinking. [more]

$34.99

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Gilliamesque: A Pre-posthumous Memoir

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Gilliamesque: A Pre-posthumous Memoir

Terry Gilliam

Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The raucous life story from the legendary film director and co-founder of Monty Python [more]

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A Life in Parts

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A Life in Parts

Bryan Cranston

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

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The long-awaited autobiograghy by TV's greatest leading man, Bryan Cranston [more]

$32.99

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Duke: In His Own Words: John Wayne's Life

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Duke: In His Own Words: John Wayne's Life

Ethan Wayne

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

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This is so much more than a collection of letters. Duke in His Own Words uses these many voices to talk about John Wayne the... [more]

$24.99

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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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The autobiography of a comic genius and godfather of surreal comedy. [more]

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Jean Renoir: A Biography

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Jean Renoir: A Biography

Pascal Merigeau

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

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The director of over forty films, among them the landmark Grand Illusion and The Rules of the Game, Jean Renoir was one of... [more]

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Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology

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Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology

Leah Remini, Rebecca Paley

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Gender studies: women

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With a new afterword by the author --Cover. [more]

$31.95

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Orson Welles's Last Movie

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Orson Welles's Last Movie

Josh Karp

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

Paperback

Orson Welles's Last Movie is an account of the strange and often brilliant production of what has been called the greatest... [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

Paperback

The definitive biography of Maggie Smith, grande dame of stage and screen, and a national treasure; a Book of the Week on... [more]

$22.99

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Audrey: The 50s

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Audrey: The 50s

David Wills

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

Hardback

From the films that made her famous to the photographers who immortalized her, Audrey: The 50s brings the actress’s... [more]

$59.99

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The Real James Dean: Intimate Memories from Those Who Knew Him Best

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The Real James Dean: Intimate Memories from Those Who Knew Him Best

George Stevens

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

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In the decades following his death, many of those who knew James Dean best -- actors, directors, friends, lovers (both men... [more]

$34.95

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Absolutely: A Memoir

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Absolutely: A Memoir

Joanna Lumley

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

Paperback

The absolutely fabulous Joanna Lumley opens her private albums for this illustrated memoir. [more]

$35.00

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Youre Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

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Youre Never Weird on the Internet (Almost)

Felicia Day

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

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The SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER from 'queen of the geeks' Felicia Day. Now updated with new material. [more]

$22.99

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