Sir Harry Secombe has risen from humble beginnings to international stardom. The much-loved 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. Sir Harry Secombe's career has spanned radio, film, television, theatre, even a hit song. Celebrating 50 years in showbusiness, this text is a tribute to a wonderful entertainer.
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Chris Gidney is the author of several books including Steetlife - the biography of Coronation Street star the late Bryan Mosley.
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Book Description HarperCollins UK, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007107781