Sir Harry Secombe's career has spanned radio, film, television, theatre, even a hit song. From "The Goon Show" to "Songs of Praise" he has been loved by millions. This book celebrates his 50 years in showbusiness. Sir Harry Secombe has risen from humble beginnings to international stardom. The comedian began with the "talking-type wireless" and first achieved fame with "The Goon Show", which still attracts new fans. We follow as he moves to television, film and theatre, widening his range to include more serious roles and the popular TV show "Highway". Fully illustrated, this book includes stories, anecdotes and interviews with his friends, family and peers. It is a fitting testimony to the popularity of one of our most treasured show business stars.
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Chris Gidney is a tour manager for top entertainers, is a writer and performer and also runs a charity, Christians In Entertainment. He is the author of several books including Streetlife - the biography of Coronation Street star the late Bryan Mosley.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 000710779X
Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000710779X