Fallen Stars: Tragic Lives and Lost Careers

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Headpress/Critical Vision, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 160 pages
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Fallen Stars probes the underside of fame to reveal a host of glittering careers stunted by ill-health, alcoholism, drug addiction and egomania. Twenty-one tales of stardom turned sour, these are the tragic final years of some of the world's best-loved actors and comedians, a latter-day Hollywood Babylon that includes Benny Hill, Diana Dors, Peter Sellers, Carry On legends and many others.

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About the author (2004)

has written on film for Filmfax, Bright Lights Journal, and Headpress, and is author of the book Fallen Stars: Tragic Lives and Lost Careers. He lives in London.

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