Number of page: 256
Publisher: Harper Collins
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Jason Priestley, star of the iconic hit television series Beverly Hills, 90210 and one of the biggest teen idols of the 1990s, chronicles the highs and lows of his life and career in this charming and honest memoir.The hit Fox show Beverly Hills, 90210 became a cultural touchstone of the 1990s and propelled its young cast to mega-stardom, including Jason Priestley, who played honorable Midwestern transplant Brandon Walsh. Yet despite more than twenty years in and out of the limelight, Priestley has carefully maintained his privacy. In this compelling memoir, the actor, director, and race-car aficionado invites us into his private world for the first time.With humor, sincerity, and charm, Priestley offers little-known details about his life and stories of his nine years in America’s most famous zip code. He talks candidly about celebrity, marriage, fatherhood, and his passion for car racing. He does not shy away from the devastating lows—his brief jail sentence for drunk driving and the crash at the Kentucky Speedway that nearly took his life. Priestley shares his innermost thoughts about life as a ’90s icon, and goes beyond the Brandon Walsh squeaky-clean image, revealing the tumultuous events that have shaped him, and where he finds his greatest happiness today.
Deep Thoughts From a Hollywood Blonde
Beverly Hills 90210 s Jennie Garth shares her lifeexperiences both on screen and off in thishumorous and heartwarmingmemoir Revealing myself in these pages has been at times terrifying but also one of the most liberating experiences of my life In this candid and intimate memoir Jennie Garth explores the highs and lows of her life both in front of the camera and behind closed doors revealing the joys and sorrows successes and failures that have made her one unforgettable Hollywood blonde From her rise to fame as a golden haired teen beauty to redefining herself as a single working mother Jennie Garth has defied the odds and thrived in a town that can be more than a little tough on its blondes Since Jennie landed in Hollywood at just sixteen she has built an enduring career as a television and film actress producer and director beginning with her iconic turn as Kelly Taylor on Aaron Spelling s smash hit Beverly Hills 90210 a show that ran for a decade and that cemented Jennie s place in American pop culture Recently Jennie found herself facing her forties from a place she never expected to be in newly single in demand again as an actress after years spent focusing on her family and all over the tabloids With candor and a bawdy sense of humor this is the real Jennie Garth smart funny and stronger than she ever realized