Laurence Olivier: A Biography
The definitive biography of the man behind the legend--the first since his death in 1989. Based on unprecedented and exclusive access to hundreds of people who knew and worked with Olivier, Soto explores both Lord Laurence Olivier's personal and private lives and his glamorous milieu.
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LAURENCE OLIVIER: A BiographyUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Despite having conducted dozens of interviews with those who knew Olivier, Spoto (author of biographies of Hitchcock, Tennessee Williams, and others) offers little important new material—and few ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lucymaesmom - LibraryThing
Interesting book about a great actor (loved the many pictures, too). I ended up feeling very sorry for him as a human being, though. He seemed a very sad man. A talented and gifted man, but a sad one. Not a kind portrait of wife #3, either. Read full review