Title No Place To Be Somebody. A Black Black Comedy in Three Acts
Publisher Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1969
Seller ID 20122E
First Edition - Paperbound. Signed and inscribed by the author Charles Gordone to film studio executive Sherry Lansing. Inscribed: “To Sherry Lansing, One of the most beautiful women I have ‘observed' lately - good luck, but don't take your beauty for granted! (smile), Charles Gordone.” Sherry Lansing is a woman of many film industry ‘firsts', including being the president of production at 20th Century Fox; the first woman to head a Hollywood studio, in 1996, she became the first woman named Pioneer of the Year by the Foundation of the Motion Picture Pioneers, and she was the first woman studio head to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She is also a former CEO of Paramount Pictures. She is married to Academy Award-Winning director William Friedkin and is known for her contributions to such successful films as Kramer vs. Kramer, Fatal Attraction, Forrest Gump, Braveheart, Titanic, and more. No Place to Be Somebody is a Pulitzer Prize winning play.