Anthology of short biographical studies of British actors whom the author deems to have lost their way (professionally or personally) later in their lives. These career studies - a mix of underachievement, alcoholism, ill-health and personality problems - include Carol White, Rachel Roberts, Oliver Reed, Diana Dors, Mary Millington, Tony Hancock, Richard Beckinsale, Peter Sellers, Charles Hawtrey, Benny Hill, Terry-Thomas, Barry Evans, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Mary Ure, Vivien Merchant, Jill Bennett, Ian Hendry, David Rappaport, Charlotte Coleman and Sir Stanley Baker.
|Country of origin||UK|
|Related people||Julian Upton (Author)|
Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection