The Happy Hoofer - 9781444709278
|Author: Celia Imrie|
|One of the UK''s favorite comedy actresses--with starring roles in "Calendar Girls," "Acorn Antiques," and "Dinnerladies--"tells her extraordinary and highly entertaining life story. Celia Imrie was born one of five children to an aristocratic mother who married beneath her station. Desperate to be a ballet dancer, Celia was told by the Royal Ballet School that she was too big and in a desperate effort to lose weight Celia became anorexic. She underwent highly controversial ECT and brainwashing treatment. It didn''t work and she eventually cured herself.|
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