The Understudy (Pre-Recorded Audio Player)

The Understudy Cover Image
Email or call for price.
Special Order - Subject to Availability


A zippy comedy with laugh-out-loud lines, grounded on a solid plot and first-rate dialogue...irresistible. Daily Mail(London) Recently divorced actor Stephen C. McQueen (no relation, unfortunately) appears to have a knack for bad luck. But a failed marriage, a stalled career, a horrid little studio apartment in the far reaches of the London suburbsall these pathetic elements seem to pale in the chiseled face of his newest tormentor: Josh Harper, the Twelfth Sexiest Man in the World. Josh is the star of Mad, Bad, and Dangerous to Know, a play about Lord Byronand Stephen is his understudy. Not only is Josh fantastically, infuriatingly good-looking, internationally renowned, and remarkably talented, hes also frustratingly healthy. Stephen doubts hell ever get his chance to tread the boards in the role that would certainly be the break hes always waited for. And just when Stephens sure he couldnt resent Josh more, he meets Joshs witty, restless American wife, Nora . . . and discovers he likes her a little too much. Caught between his stirring feelings for Nora, the demands of an insistent and secretive Josh, and his lifelong desire for a real career in show business, Stephen must make a terrible decision: Will it be the girl or the fame? A hapless, bumbling bloke in love, an arrogant megastar with a potpourri of addictions, a sexy married woman out of her element in the fast laneDavid Nicholls brings them all together in this knockout romantic comedy.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781605146614
ISBN-10: 1605146617
Publisher: HighBridge Audio
Publication Date: March 1st, 2008
Language: English