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Real Hollywood Stories: Inside the Minds of 22 Celebrities, with One A-List Writer

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For 15 years, Esquire's Scott Raab has intimately (and wittily) profiled celebrities--from Will Ferrell and Sean Penn to Ryan Seacrest and Bill Murray--and more. In Real Hollywood Stories, Raab presents his greatest hits--22 profiles from Esquire and GQ--with 20-plus stories of fresh perspective--on what it means; feels like to get up close and personal with the biggest st ...more
Paperback, 249 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Tatra Press
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Jason
Feb 04, 2018 rated it liked it
Raab writes about as well as his subjects allow, but 22 consecutive celebrity profiles is probably 21 more than anyone needs.

The Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Murray profiles are charming, but Raab slides into being mean-spirited (Ewan McGregor's profile,) prurient (Ann Coulter) and even obsequious (Sean Penn) when there's nothing better to do.
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