By Robyn Karney
With 177 extraordinary images, Audrey Hepburn is a luxurious social gathering of Hepburn as a liked style icon and actress. Karney tells the tale of Hepburn's existence, from her formative years in Nazi-occupied Holland, via her early aspirations to turn into a ballet dancer, the moment and common acclaim of her onscreen début, and her years as one among Hollywood's such a lot sought-after stars, to her later lifestyles operating one of the poorest little ones of the 3rd global. Karney's ebook offers enthusiasts a unprecedented view into the lifetime of a loved megastar. Hepburn's performing profession started after a sequence of teenybopper revue and picture roles in London. Hepburn was once noticed through the author Colette, who instantly solid her within the primary position of a Broadway version of her tale, Gigi. quickly afterwards, Hepburn used to be provided a task along Gregory Peck in Roman vacation, for which she amassed an Oscar for most sensible Actress.
The booklet highlights all her good fortune that undefined. She gained the Tony Award for top Actress for Ondine, captivated audiences as Natasha in conflict and Peace, and was once hugely praised for her brilliance in a major function within the Nun's tale. Hepburn's kind used to be perfection and her clothes—many of them designed by way of Givenchy, who dressed her for humorous Face in 1957—placed her at the world's most sensible Dressed girls record for a number of consecutive years. Her character and sensuous but untouchable attractiveness made her impossible to resist to the general public. On Hepburn's dying, Liz Taylor acknowledged, "God has a most pretty new angel now that might comprehend simply what to do in heaven."
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Audrey Hepburn: A Charmed Life by Robyn Karney