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    Best known as one of the stars of the Fast Show (where he played characters such as Dave Angel - Eco - Warrior, Tommy Cockles and Competitive Dad) and Bellamy's People co - starring Paul Whitehouse, Simon Day tells the shocking, sometimes sad, and hilariously funny story of his life so far. Simon Day's memoir is a story of unlikely successes and secret lives. In the early 1980s he was a petty thief living rough in South East London and stealing whatever he could to fund an addiction to fruit machines. He was arrested and sentenced to borstal. Simon's memoir tells the story of how this nice, middle - class boy from the suburbs - - a self - confessed 'crap criminal' - - served time with the professionals and hard - cases in a jail fiercely divided along racial lines during the height of the 1981 riots. It moves on to the lucky breaks, the talent getting recognised, the 'redemption' of his years as a celebrity ...with the parallel story of his addiction which - - with money and success - - became fuelled by drugs. Dark and dramatic, Simon Day's memoir is a laugh - out - loud - funny story of drugs, crime and comedy.
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    Book Author
    Simon Day
    Genre Arts, Music & Entertainment
    Binding
    PERFECT BINDING (PAPERBACK)
    Format
    Large Print 16 Pt Edition (Standard Large Print)
    ISBN
    9781459694309
    Publisher
    Simon & Schuster United Kingdom
    Age Range
    General
    Approximate delivery

    Up to 20 business days (?)

    Publication Date
    01-Apr-2015

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