Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Priya Parmar's "Exit the Actress," the movie

Now showing at My Book, The Movie: Exit the Actress by Priya Parmar.

The entry begins:
Exit the Actress the movie? My dream cast? Dead or alive? For the royal family: Cary Grant would make a heavenly Charles II. He had just the right mix of bite, wit, charm and disarming flirt about him. Emily Mortimer would make a perfect Catherine of Braganza—calm, sincere and lovely. Maggie Smith would be perfect as Henrietta Maria; dripping with scathing criticism and able to throw away the most outrageous lines perfectly.

And the theatre? Johnny...[read on]
Learn more about the book and author at Priya Parmar's website and blog.

Priya Parmar, a former freelance editor and dramaturg holds degrees in English Literature and theatre. She attended Mount Holyoke College, Oxford University and is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Edinburgh. She divides her time between Hawaii and London.

Writers Read: Priya Parmar.

My Book, The Movie: Exit the Actress.

--Marshal Zeringue