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A definitive biography of one of the twentieth century's finest actors and directors, written with great insight and verve by Simon Callow, & reissued here with a new preface.

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Simon Callow is an actor, director and writer. He has appeared on the stage and in many films, including the hugely popular Four Weddings and a Funeral. His books include Being an Actor, Shooting the Actor, Love is Where it Falls, the first two volumes of his four-volume life of Orson Welles, his theatrical memoir My Life in Pieces, and, most recently, the highly acclaimed Charles Dickens and the Great Theatre of the World.

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"One of the very best theatre books ever" -- Alec Guinness
"Remarkable...extraordinarily well written, perceptive and rivetingly sympathetic" -- John Gielgud
"Simon Callow is a writer - and a very good one too. Few people can match him in catching with words the physical excitement of a great performance" -- Peter Hall
"Callow's emphatic biography certainly presents this complicated man in all his contradictory roles" -- Sally Morris * Daily Mail *
"a fine character actor's tribute to the king of the tribe. The numerous insights show Callow to be that rarity, an actor who can write about acting" -- Jake Kerridge * Sunday Telegraph *

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