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Savile: The Beast: The Inside Story of the Greatest Scandal in TV History
by John McShane
When Sir Jimmy Savile died in October 2011, he was celebrated as a prolific charity fundraiser who dedicated his time to worthy causes. But on October 3rd, 2012, ITV broadcast an investigation into Savile's behavior called Exposure: The Other Side of Jimmy Savile. In it they revealed the true, predatory, and evil man behind the popular TV persona. In the documentary, ...more
Kindle Edition, 273 pages
Published May 6th 2013 by John Blake
(first published January 1st 2013)
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I'll leave this book without a star rating because if I was to give it a rating I feel I would be somehow gratifying Jimmy Savile's appalling and sickening behaviour that came to the public's attention last year. This book, however, does give you an insight into Savile's life from his early years, his time as a DJ and presenter for the BBC and of course his death in October 2011. If you, like I, have already seen the Exposure and Exposure: Updated documentaries that aired on television, all of t ...more