An encyclopaedic look at the life and career of the camp Carry On star including all his films, radio and TV appearances. A must for any fan. (From Dataday Publishing, 2017).
Over the course of the next two to three years, there will be a number of unofficial guides to classic television shows from the Sixties, Seventies, Eighties and Nineties. These books will usually only cover series that do not already have a published guide.
The Complete Guide to Nearest and Dearest
An episode by episode guide to the comedy series set in a pickle factory run by a brother and sister. Roue Eli Pledge (Jimmy Jewel) comes home to join his spinster sister Nellie (Hylda Baker) after they have been left Pledge's Purer Pickles by their father. Also includes a complete guide to the follow-up Not On Your Nellie in which Hylda Baker is transported to London as Nellie Pickersgill to run the Brown Cow pub. (From Dataday Publishing, 2017).
The first in a series of monographs (on Larry Hagman) was published in April 2014 with volumes expected shortly on Katharine Hepburn and Marlon Brando.