The Essential Elizabeth Montgomery: A Guide To Her Magical Performances by Herbie J PilatoThe Essential Elizabeth Montgomery: A Guide To Her Magical Performances by Herbie J Pilato

The Essential Elizabeth Montgomery: A Guide To Her Magical Performances

byHerbie J Pilato

Paperback | October 7, 2013

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Bewitched star Elizabeth Montgomery was one of the most prolific and popular actresses of the twentieth century. In her more than five hundred appearances on television, film and the stage, Elizabeth Montgomery's talent, charisma, and personality have charmed millions for decades. This delightful new book delineates, dissects, and celebrates the diversity and minutia of Montgomery's remarkable career, while chronicling just how much her real life spilled into her historic roles on stage and screen. The book is based on Pilato's exclusive interviews with the actress and supplemented with commentary provided by myriad entertainment professionals, journalists, and media and classic TV historians, including the Oscar-nominated actress Juanita Moore (Montgomery's co-star from the historic "White Lie" episode of TV's 77 Sunset Strip), and producer/writer/actor Jimmy Lydon (Elizabeth's co-star from the Wagon Train episode "The Victorio Bottecelli Story.") Including plot summaries, airdates, release dates, and behind-the-scenes notes and anecdotes of select performances, The Essential Elizabeth Montgomery is the ultimate handy, entertaining, and informative reference to the on- and off-screen adventures of one of the world's most beloved stars.
Writer/producer/actor Herbie J Pilato is the author of several books on media and celebrities, including The Bionic Book, The Kung Fu Book of Wisdom, Bewitched Forever, The Bewitched Book and most notably, Twitch Upon a Star: The Bewitched Life and Career of Elizabeth Montgomery. He has served as a consultant on "Bewitched: The E! True...
Title:The Essential Elizabeth Montgomery: A Guide To Her Magical PerformancesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:184 pages, 10.92 × 8.52 × 0.48 inShipping dimensions:10.92 × 8.52 × 0.48 inPublished:October 7, 2013Publisher:Taylor Trade PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1589798244

ISBN - 13:9781589798243


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome I am a big Bewitched Fan and of Elizabeth Montgomery and this book is the best. This author has written a couple of others but don't waste your money on the others. If you can find this one, it is a must have.
Date published: 2017-08-11

Table of Contents

Prologue: A Life Preview Act I: Stage Presence Act II: The Untouchable Years Act III: Samantha Seasons Act IV: Micro Films Act V: Big Screen Gems Act VI: Out of Character Act VII: Vocal Chords Epilogue: A Life Review Timeline A Note on Sources Bibliography

Editorial Reviews

'Essential' is the word of the day with this book, and Pilato continues to bring his trademark warmth of the actress along with his boundless knowledge of her work. The perfect Halloween book for those wanting a crash course in all things Montgomery. . . .