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  • Author:
    Robyn Karney
  • ISBN:
    0747515816
  • ISBN13:
    978-0747515814
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  • Publisher:
    Bloomsbury; First Edition, Second Printing edition (1993)
  • Pages:
    192 pages
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    Arts & Literature
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After a series of minor revue and film roles in London, Hepburn was spotted by Colette, who immediately decided to cast her for the central role in the Broadway adaptation of her last novel "Gigi". Soon afterwards she was offered a role alongside Gregory Peck in "Roman Holiday", for which she collected the Best Actress Oscar.

A Star Danced is a sumptuously designed celebration of Audrey Hepburn's life, containing 150 superb photographs.

Audrey Hepburn : A Star Danced. A celebration of Audrey Hepburn's life is filled with more than 150 photographs and tells her story from childhood in Nazi-occupied Holland and plans to be a ballerina, to her successful screen career and humanitarian efforts for Third World children.

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Karney’s book gives fans a rare view into the life of a beloved star. Hepburn’s acting career began after a series of minor revue and film roles in London. Hepburn was spotted by the writer Colette, who immediately cast her in the central role of a Broadway adaptation of her story, Gigi. Soon afterwards, Hepburn was offered a role alongside Gregory Peck in Roman Holiday, for which she collected an Oscar for Best Actress.

Audrey Hepburn (born Audrey Kathleen Ruston; 4 May 1929 – 20 January 1993) was a British actress and humanitarian. Recognised as a film and fashion icon, she was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend in Golden Age Hollywood, and was inducted into the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame. Born in Ixelles, Brussels, Hepburn spent parts of her childhood in Belgium, England, and the Netherlands.

Audrey Hepburn: A Charmed Life. Audrey Hepburn - Robyn Karney. A sumptuously illustrated book which will delight idolaters of high fashion and movie stardom (The Times Literary Supplement).

Coauthors & Alternates.

ISBN 9780706426366 (978-0-7064-2636-6) Softcover, Octopus, 1986. Coauthors & Alternates.