In this book, completed just days before his death, the late actor, comedian, entertainer and raconteur, John Pertwee, presents for the first time ever in print sto. , English, Book edition: I am the doctor: Jon Pertwee’s final memoir / Jon Pertwee & David J Jon Pertwee’s final memoir; At head of title: Doctor Who. : Dr Who I Am the Doctor: Jon Pertwee’s Final Memoir (Doctor Who) () by Jon Pertwee; David J. Howe and a great selection of .
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I Am The Doctor
Jom for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Inthe BBC’s popular science-fiction series Doctor Who began its second decade with a radical new direction and a fresh, dynamic incarnation of the Doctor. For five years, Jon Pertwee was the Doctor in the ongoing fight against evil and injustice. Doctor Dlctor gave Jon Pertwee, already a successful radio, stage and film actor, the opportunity to expand his extensive rep Inthe BBC’s popular science-fiction series Doctor Who began its second decade with a radical new direction and a fresh, dynamic incarnation of the Doctor.
Doctor Who gave Jon Pertwee, already a successful radio, stage and film actor, the opportunity to expand his extensive repertoire to include television and he delighted audiences world-wide with his portrayal of the Doctor as a dashing, debonnaire man of action.
Howe to present for the first time anywhere in print an appreciation of Doctor Who from the pertweee of its leading actor. The stories, the monsters, the companions, the locations and the guest stars are all recalled in this entertaining and informative trip back doxtor time, told in Jon Pertwee’s inimitable tye.
I Am The Doctor is fully illustrated with over one hundred colour and black-and-white photographs, many of them never before published, and features reminiscences about The Navy Lark and Worzel Gummidge as well as an overview of Jon’s entire career. Including anecdotes and memories from others who appeared in and worked on Doctor Who in the early seventies, I Am The Doctor is guaranteed to entertain and delight fans of Pertwre Pertwee whatever their age.
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Lists with This Book. Jun 16, Paul Doody rated it it was amazing. Jon Pertwee wrote a memoir, ‘Moonboots and Dinner Suits’, but ended the book pertwef the point at which he was cast as everyone’s favourite Time Lord.
That is rectified here, as doyen of Doctor Who non-fiction writers David Howe collaborates with Pertwee on his memoirs of five years in the show, from to Lots of details, plenty of stories about his much-loved costars, and many photographs, some never-before-published. A wonderful book and a superb tribute to a much-loved actor and wit.
Nov 16, Camilasc rated it really liked it. This book is very well put-together, with many photographs and extras that show it was made with a lot of care and love. The anectodes shared are very funny, and some are even touching like when he describes what it was like to leave the show and watch the rest of the production team slowly depart, too. Pertwee was a really accomplished entertainer and his writting shows that he was also a very human, This book is very well put-together, with many photographs and extras that show it was made with a lot of care and love.
Pertwee was a really accomplished entertainer and his writting shows that he was also a very human, human being. It’s a great shame he isn’t around anymore Jan 12, Kristina Brown rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jon Pertwee recalls his time working on Doctor Who and fills this book with anecdotes about the show and cast. As well as the reminiscent style of writing which draws you in, there are also plenty of images from the show and filming.
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Poignant in that he very sadly died before the book was published. But this book is a beautiful reminder of t A wonderful book. But this book is a beautiful reminder of the magic they brought to us fans. Oct 08, Jenny T rated it it was amazing Shelves: I think I may love Jon Pertwee even more now — from his kind words about actors like Roger Delgado the first Master to his quirky commentary dctor the Doctor Who episodes he made he liked the Sea Devils because they looked like his spaniel Digbyhe comes across across as charming and very classy.
Mar 21, Teresa rated it liked it. I liked the pictures, the “memories” of Jon written by his Dr. Who co-stars, but the sheer delight in anecdotes and memories as told only how Jon can, was much better in his first volume. Jul 03, Thasc rated it really liked it Shelves: A fascinating insight into Hhe life and career.
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A fine follow up to Moon Boots and Dinner Suits. Michael Wootton rated it liked it Mar 17, Sophie Crane rated it it was amazing Apr doftor, Mythie rated it really liked it Feb jpn, David rated it really liked it Nov 12, Scott rated it really liked it Dec 26, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Born in Chelsea, London, inJon Pertwee is best known for his role in the BBC science fiction television series Ma Who, in which he played the third incarnation of the Doctor from toand as the title character in the series Worzel Gummidge.
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