James Dean: The Biography

James Dean: The Biography


, Biography, Nonfiction, Media Tie In

For the first time in trade paperback, this is the most comprehensive biography of James Dean ever written, based upon over one hundred interviews with people who have never before spoken on record. Author Val Holley delves into Dean's early life and training on stage and in television using research that is astounding in its detail and frequently lets his sources speak in their own voices.

Title:James Dean: The Biography
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  • Sean Kennedy

    The problem with James Dean is that it seemed he was as much of a mystery to himself as he was to anybody who associated with him, therefore it's pretty tricky for a biographer to make any sense out o...

  • Dustin Henson

    A great biography of James Dean written by Val Holley. A lot of input is written here from those who worked with Dean, knew him, or had any kind of relationship with the actor. Dean spent his childhoo...

  • Hal

    This is the second bio I have read on James Dean and it was a mix of filling in some of the holes but with an as abrupt ending as was his demise. Jimmy has to go down as one of the more complex charac...