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The star dressing room : portrait of an actor / Alan Shayne.

Shayne, Alan (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781950544387
  • ISBN: 1950544389
  • Physical Description: viii, 349 : photographs ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [unknown, USA] : Rand-Smith Books, [2023]

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Summary, etc.:
The Star Dressing Room: Portrait of an Actor is a memoir from Alan Shayne documenting his theater career as an acclaimed actor before becoming a casting director, producer, and President of Warner Bros Television. Set in the 1950s and '60s, the determined young man maneuvers the ups and downs of an actor's life as he struggles to make a name for himself in the highly competitive theater world. During his acting journey, he crosses paths with fellow actors like Charlton Heston, Jack Palance, Marlon Brando, Ricardo Montalban, Lena Horne, and Maureen Stapleton. Throughout his professsional journey, he struggles with his attraction to men and pursues serious relationships with women in part to maintain a professional image as leading man material...that is, until he meets the man of his dreams.
Subject: Shayne, Alan.
Warner Bros. Television.
Casting directors > Biography.
Gay actors > Biography.
Actors > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gunn Memorial Library - Washington.


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Gunn Memorial Library - Washington BIO SHA (Text) 34055155539293 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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