Andy Kaufman Revealed Best (Glassbook) Friend Tells All
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Andy Kaufman Revealed Best (Glassbook) Friend Tells All by Bob/Matthew Scott Hanso Zmuda

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Published by Oxmoor House .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL7539369M
ISBN 100446960047
ISBN 109780446960045

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  Andy Kaufman's performances were all about blurring the lines between reality and b.s. - if this book is a continuation of that In fact, it is probably more about Bob Zmuda than Kaufman. But it is a glimpse into the world of Kaufman/Zmuda and a behind-the-scenes insight into their ideas and philosophies about performance.4/5(63). Early life. Kaufman was born on Janu , in New York City, the oldest of three children. His mother was Janice (née Bernstein), a homemaker and former fashion model, and his father was Stanley Robert Kaufman, a jewelry salesman. Andy, along with his younger brother Michael and sister Carol, grew up in a middle-class Jewish family in Great Neck, Long Island. With a movie about Kaufman already out, this is his manager and friend Zmuda's recollection of the late comedian. Best remembered as English-challenged immigrant Latka Gravas on the '70s sitcom "Taxi", Kaufman also appeared regularly on "Saturday Night Live", did stand-up, and wrestled women. : Little, Brown and Company. Many have said Mr. Zmuda's "Andy Kaufman Revealed!" was a rush job put out as a quickie "as-told-to" book to remind everyone of his importance, while others claim nobody was closer to Andy than his partner, and this book is the definitive Andy Kaufman biography. The truth falls somewhere in the middle, and even though many slam Mr. Zmuda for.

  Bob Zmuda's other book, Real Andy Kaufman Revealed, is the best book ever written. This book, however, is just him alternating between bragging and whining about his life with Andy. The only interesting part was when Lynne Margulies revealed that Andy died of /5(37). if you have seen the film "Man on the Moon" then you sort of know the story of Andy Kaufman. This book is brilliantly written by Andy's best friend and confidante Bob Zumda. For over 20 years Bob was the keeper of the secrets of Andy's s: Buy a cheap copy of Andy Kaufman Revealed!: Best Friend book by Bob Zmuda. American comedian Andy Kaufman () was a performer like no other--a rule-breaking iconoclast who blurred the line between performance art and comedy, at Free shipping over $/5(5).   His book Andy Kaufman Revealed made top 10 lists nationwide. Two-time Academy Award winning director Milos Forman said, “I was so fascinated by the melding of Zmuda and Kaufman’s minds that I spent two years of my life making a movie about them, Man on the Moon.”Brand: BenBella Books, Inc.

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