The Real-Life People Who Inspired Famous characters
Hardie Grant 2011
Paperback 366pp Illustrated
9781740669894   Product Code: 11921
From Molly Bloom to Milo Minderbinder, Dorian Gray to Crocodile Dundee, Eamon Evans reveals some 400 real people behind the creations of playwrights, novelists, film makers and screen writers. Among the revelations are Tennessee Williams's inspiration for Blanche Dubois (himself) and the struggling actors with one light bulb between them who became Withnail and I.