Yul Brynner : A Biography (Paperback)

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Yul Brynner was a Hollywood paragon of masculinity. Beyond his distinctive appearance and distinguished acting career was a life of intrigue and concocted tales. Born Youl Bryner in Russia, he played gypsy guitar and worked as a trapeze clown until a severe injury motivated him to pursue his interest in theater. This biography takes readers through Brynner's formative years in Russia, France and China and describes his journey from sweeping stages in Parisian theaters to a versatile career in theater, television and film, reaching a stardom that began and ended with the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The King and I. The book includes his four marriages, his numerous and notorious affairs with such stars as Judy Garland, Joan Crawford and Ingrid Bergman, and his 1985 death from lung cancer. A filmography details his movies and plays, and appendices outline his work in documentaries, music and soundtracks, radio programs and television.


Publisher McFarland & Co Inc Pub
Mfg Part# 9780786424610
SKU 202139086
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0786424613
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 0.5T
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0200
Publisher McFarland & Company
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