The Complete Sid James by Robert Ross

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Published by Reynolds & Hearn .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Performing Arts,
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Film & Video - General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8766939M
ISBN 101903111072
ISBN 109781903111079
OCLC/WorldCa44605317

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Sid James: The Authorised Biography reveals the actor's many sides: the war hero, the saviour of Diana Dors, the seducer of his agent's wife, the reluctant broadcaster, shrewd investor, and addicted gambler.

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The Complete Sid James With a foreword by former Carry On co-star Jim Dale, The Complete Sid James catalogues the South African-born actor's work on television, film, radio and stage. Two earlier revisions of the book, by biographer Robert Ross, were published, in.

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Early life. James was born Solomon Joel Cohen on 8 Mayto Jewish parents in South Africa, later changing his name to Sidney Joel Cohen, and then Sidney James. His family lived on Hancock Street in Hillbrow, moving to the UK later in life, he claimed various previous occupations, including diamond cutter, dance tutor and boxer; in reality, he had trained and worked as a.

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The Complete Sid James is an affectionate celebration of a career that began in South Africa and came to a premature end on the stage of the Sunderland Empire. Compiled with the full support of those who knew Sid best, this book is a fitting tribute to a star whose legend lives on.

Sid James book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Covering Sid's early years in South Africa and life as a ladies' hairdress /5. The complete Sid James. [Robert Ross] Home.

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Carry on the Complete Collecti Sid James Both Sid James and Terry Scott are amongst my favourite comedians, and both appeared in many of the films - particularly James, whose final appearance came in Carry On Dick; he had died before the final movies were made.

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Sid James. Carry On’s resident lovable lech, James enjoyed his vices and by the late Sixties was already in poor health – in ’s Carry On Doctor, for instance, he was filmed mostly in bed 4/5. Sid James triple. In 'The Big Job' (), a gang of hapless crooks successfully perpetrate a robbery only to be caught after the fact.

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According to the book "A Biography Of Sid James", James was offered the role of Chief Petty Officer Thorpe on the recommendation of Harvey, but their friendship ended during the filming. He found Harvey to be "pompous and full of his own importance".

His grandson James Wichall is a Sound Engineer. Reina James, daughter of actor Sid, was 17 and looking forward to a career in music. Then she got pregnant. She looks back on the wedding ceremony. Sid James and his gang go over the fine details of the bank of the finest British comedy films ever made.

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Sid Stone () Carry On Cabby Charlie Hawkins () Citizen James Sidney Balmoral James ()Born: The Sid James screen persona was an immensely likeable comic pleasure that genuinely appeared to be endlessly recyclable. If you're looking for evidence of this, I offer this list of some of the characters he has played over the years in television and films that appear to have one obvious thing in.

This book presents a detailed journey through Britain's best-loved comedies. It contains information on each of the feature films, including moments to watch out for, little-known facts, dialogue gems, full cast lists, production details, and an informed critique on each of the films/5(9).

Tony Hancock stars with Sid James and Kenneth Williams in the legendary BBC Radio comedy series. Created by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson inHancock’s Half Hour was the radio vehicle that made Tony Hancock a household name.

Each week listeners would be admitted to the sometimes fantastical, sometimes mundane life of “the lad ‘imself”.Bless This House is a British sitcom that aired on ITV from 2 February to 22 April Starring Sid James and Diana Coupland, it was created by Vince Powell and Harry Driver, but mainly written by other hands including Dave Freeman and Carla was made for the ITV network by ThamesBless This House was ranked by a BBC poll as the 67th Best British d by: Vince Powell, Harry Driver.

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