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Character actors from forgotten Hollywood

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Join Dr. Carlos as he explores more character actors in forgotten Hollywood. Talking about Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff, David Niven and more. "I decided to write a book that ties Hollywood's past reverence of American history to how the U.S. actually evolved, linking events that occurred during our pre-revolutionary days to issues that we might tackle in the new millennium. Award-winning novels also play a role in our cherished past, for they manage to capture the imagination of a ... See More people, now with celluloid or video, but with rich textual characterizations from the power of the pen."

From the Back Cover

This is one of those books you don't want to read in a rush. Allow yourself the luxury of a chapter at a time, embrace the storytelling method that merges fact and faction, and delivers some fascinating insights into some of cinema's favorite character actors.

-Gary Lycan, radio columnist, Orange County Register

About the Author

Manny Pacheco is a Southern California television and radio personality, and a 30-year member of the Screen Actor's Guild. He recently was inducted into the Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters.

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