Michael Redgrave, my father
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Published by R. Cohen in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Redgrave, Michael, Sir.,
  • Redgrave, Corin.,
  • Actors -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Children of entertainers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Corin Redgrave.
LC ClassificationsPN2598.R42 R44 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 176 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL927218M
ISBN 101860660002
LC Control Number95226616

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  According to his son Corin's book, "Michael Redgrave: My father," Sir Michael told Kempson about his bisexuality before they married. He said there were "difficulties to . Redgrave died on 21 March in Denham, Buckinghamshire from Parkinson's disease, aged References [ change | change source ] ↑ Michael Redgrave: My Father, BBC documentary film narrated by Corin Redgrave, based on his book of the same name; produced and directed by . An occasional playwright ("Bluntly Speaking"), Corin also authored a very well-received book about his tormented father, "Michael Redgrave: My Father," which was hailed for its candid examination of both his father's bisexuality and BBC "blacklisting" (for his alleged ties with the Communist party). Corin was plagued by illness come the millennium. The BBC documentary film Michael Redgrave: My Father, narrated by Corin Redgrave, and based on his book of the same name, discusses Michael's bisexuality in some depth. Rachel Kempson recounted that, when she proposed to him, Redgrave said that there were "difficulties to do with his nature, and that he felt he ought not to marry".

  Like Vanessa, Corin was a left wing activist. His book and documentary project Michael Redgrave: My Father broke the story of the elder Redgrave’s bisexuality. Jemma Redgrave (b), Corin’s daughter by his first wife, is also an actress, perhaps best known for being in Howard’s End () and a regular on Doctor Who ().   “My mother was determined not to lose my father,” said Michael. Before departing, Daisy appeared in a novelty: a four-minute silent movie. Filmed at a small studio near Brighton and directed by Dave Aylott, the picture (And Then He Woke Up) was a two-character comedy starring the popular Ernie Cornford as a tramp who dreams of saving a Brand: Crown Publishing Group. Instead, Redgrave arranges chapters by topic--Michael as father, as actor, as writer. Most appealing is a compassionate account of Michael's bisexuality, a subject that the family patriarch. Michael Redgrave: My Father: : Corin Redgrave: Books. Skip to main Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Basket. Books Go Search Hello /5(5).