Serling: the rise and twilight of television's last angry man

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Dutton, Nov 1, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 284 pages
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Television was only a curiosity when young Rod Serling dreamed of writing for radio, but he never dreamed of the success he would achieve. Drawing on interviews with more than 200 of Serling's family, friends, and closest associates, including many screen stars, journalist Gordon Sander traces the writer's remarkable rise. More than biography, Serling's story is the story of television itself. Photographs.

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SERLING: The Rise and Twilight of Television's Last Angry Man

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Here, free-lance journalist Sander (The New York Times, Rolling Stone, etc.) takes one of the most haunting subjects of the video age—master TV-writer Rod Serling—and fumbles the chance for a major ... Read full review

Serling: the rise and twilight of television's last angry man

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Rod Serling authorized only one person to pen his biography. However, the TV legend's anointed protege, Mark Olshaker, was so distraught over Serling's death in 1975 that he eventually turned the ... Read full review


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