My Life Behaving Badly

My Life Behaving Badly : The Autobiography

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Leslie Ash has been one of Britain's most popular actresses for many years now, having made her big break in the film 'Quadrophenia'. In the 1980s she starred in 'Cat's Eyes', but it is as Deb in 'Men Behaving Badly' that she is best known. Yet this hugely successful career is only a part of the story. Her marriage to Lee Chapman has been turbulent, as they lived (and partied) the celebrity lifestyle to the full. Viewed as a 'beaten' spouse, a blonde bimbo and the 'victim' of plastic surgery, she has been pigeon-holed by many but understood by few. Now, in her long-awaited memoirs, she tells the whole story from the day she first appeared on TV at four to advertise Fairy Liquid, through to her battle to recover from the superbug that nearly killed her and how it transformed her life and made her understand what is really important. Leslie now campaigns for better hygiene in hospitals. This is an astonishing, moving and yet very funny memoir.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 160 x 240 x 30mm | 707g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 50
  • 0752888374
  • 9780752888378
  • 1,373,795

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'Leslie's very public road to recovery from superbug MSSA will help inspire readers... Despite the nerve damage that had left her with lifelong disabilities, Leslie writes about her painful recovery in a positive, funny way.' BEST 'A top read' INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAYshow more

About Leslie Ash

Leslie Ash was born in 1960 and made her first TV appearance in an advert for Fairy Liquid at the age of four. She starred in the film Quadrophenia, but her biggest role was in the huge hit comedy series Men Behaving Badly. She married footballer Lee Chapman in 1988.show more

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