My Happy Days in Hollywood

My Happy Days in Hollywood

A Memoir

Large Print - 2012
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With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy , and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall was among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades. His work on the small and big screen delighted audiences for decades and has withstood the test of time.  

In My Happy Days in Hollywood , Marshall takes us on a journey from his stickball-playing days in the Bronx to his time at the helm of some of the most popular television series and movies of all time, sharing the joys and challenges of working with the Fonz and the young Julia Roberts, the "street performer" Robin Williams, and the young Anne Hathaway, among many others. This honest, vibrant, and often hilarious memoir reveals a man whose career was defined by his drive to make people laugh and whose personal philosophy--despite his tremendous achievements--was always that life is more important than show business.


From the Hardcover edition.
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print, 2012.
ISBN: 9780739378496
073937849X
Branch Call Number: LGPRINT BIO MARSHALL G. Marshall 04/2012
Characteristics: 480 p. (large print) ;,24 cm.

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rdoug51 Jul 27, 2013

Light autobiography of Marshall's rise from comedy writer to executive producer. Some interesting stories surrounding some of his biggestTV and movie hits, which makes for some fun reading, but overall nothing memorable. Complimentary to all he has worked with which is refreshing.

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Jul 07, 2012

ahhh Happy Days wonderful read

barvyv May 23, 2012

Loved this book.

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