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Individual actors & performers

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Ian McKellen: The Biography

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Ian McKellen: The Biography

Garry O'Connor

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

Paperback

The intimate and definitive biography of Ian McKellen, theatrical knight and a national treasure. [more]

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Tall Tales and Wee Stories

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Tall Tales and Wee Stories

Billy Connolly

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humour collections & anthologies; Advocate - Biography

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Outrageously funny story-telling... [more]

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook (University of Southampton, UK)

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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Never Grow Up

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Never Grow Up

Jackie Chan

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

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A candid, honest memoir from one of the most recognisable, influential, and beloved cinematic personalities in the world.... [more]

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Inside Out

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Inside Out

Demi Moore

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

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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Famed American actress Demi Moore at last tells her own story in a surprisingly... [more]

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

Lili Anolik

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Popular culture

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Los Angeles in the 1960s and 70s was the pop culture capital of the world--a movie factory, a music factory, a dream factory.... [more]

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Quentin Tarantino: The iconic filmmaker and his work

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Quentin Tarantino: The iconic filmmaker and his work

Ian Nathan

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

Hardback

A true cinephile, Tarantino is famed for his visually arresting approach and this exploration of his career will feature stunning... [more]

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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

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

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The first authoritative biography of film star Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between... [more]

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

Greg Laurie

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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In the 1960s, Steve McQueen was the biggest movie star of his generation and one of the coolest men to ever walk the planet.... [more]

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Katharine Hepburn: A Remarkable Woman

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Katharine Hepburn: A Remarkable Woman

Anne Edwards

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

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Katharine Hepburn: grande dame of American actresses, fierce individualist, and living legend. Nominated for 12 Academy Awards... [more]

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood Forever

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood...

Nick de Semlyen

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

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The definitive account of the kings of comedy who ruled eighties Hollywood. [more]

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Robin

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Robin

Dave Itzkoff

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

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From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams - a compelling portrait of one... [more]

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making of a Legendary American Film

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making...

Don Graham

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

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A larger-than-life narrative of the making of the classic film, marking the rise of America as a superpower, the ascent of... [more]

$37.95

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

Michael Caine

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

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Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the wisdom, stories, insight and skills that life has... [more]

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Sir Elton: The Definitive Biography

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Sir Elton: The Definitive Biography

Philip Norman

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

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The definitive biography of the much-loved star Elton John. [more]

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean Break Theatre Company

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean...

Alice Birch, Linda Brogan, Deborah Bruce

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers

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Clean Break is a British theatre company set up in 1979 by two women in prison. It exists to tell the stories of women with... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [more]

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

Lee Siegel

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

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A trenchant examination of an iconic American figure that explores the cultural and psychological roots of his comic genius... [more]

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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

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

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The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field. [more]

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg...

Veronique Mortaigne

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

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The lyrical retelling of a relationship that defined an age. [more]

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

Lofty Fulton, Lofty Fulton

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

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A memoir of standing tall against the odds Australian voice-over artist Lofty Fulton knows what it's like to have the... [more]

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On Streisand: An Opinionated  Guide

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On Streisand: An Opinionated Guide

Ethan Mordden

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Individual actors & performers; Music; Musicals; Easy listening, MOR music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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She said, I became a singer because I couldn't get work as an actress, but Barbra Streisand not only became both but revolutionized... [more]

$38.95

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary Maguire

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary...

Michael Adams

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

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This is the fascinating story of Mary Maguire, a 1930s Australian ingenue who sailed for Hollywood and a fabulous life, only... [more]

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

Joely Fisher

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

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Actress, director, entertainer Joely Fisher invites readers backstage, into the intimate world of her career and family with... [more]

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Paperback

The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the landmark biography that tells the full-scale, riveting, and untold story of Marlene... [more]

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