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Author Carroll, Diahann.

Title The legs are the last to go : aging, acting, marrying, and other things I learned the hard way / Diahann Carroll ; with Bob Morris.

Imprint New York, NY : Amistad, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Carroll,D CAR    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 CARROLL,D    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 271 p., [16] p. of plates : ports. (some col.), facsims. ; 24 cm.
Contents Prologue: Stepping out, senior style -- Upon the wicked stage -- Queen mother -- Men, take one -- Men, take two -- Sickness and health -- My best girl -- What mirror, where? -- Grey matters -- My father, myself -- Brand-new game.
Summary The barrier-breaking actress best known for her roles in Julia and Grey's anatomy discusses her four marriages, including her courtship with Sidney Poitier, the racial and sexual politics that shaped her roles in Hollywood and on Broadway, and the personal cost of her career.
Subject Carroll, Diahann.
Television actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
African American entertainers -- United States -- Biography.
African American singers -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Morris, Bob, 1958-
ISBN 9780060763268 (hbk.) : $24.95
0060763264 (hbk.)

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