A Del of a Life: The hilarious #1 bestseller from the national treasure

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A Del of a Life: The hilarious #1 bestseller from the national treasure

A Del of a Life: The hilarious #1 bestseller from the national treasure

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The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. And if they don’t… well, hopefully, at the very least you’ll get to have a good old laugh at my expense. With any luck, some of these thoughts and observations will chime with episodes and challenges you have faced, or are facing, in your own life. However, while the book is immensely enjoyable, it misses the mark of the absolute 'FANTASTIC' books that hold a rare 5-star rating in my collection. From a trainee electrician to one of Britain’s most revered and loved actors, Jason shares heartfelt and hilarious wisdom with readers on subjects ranging from family to work, resilience to ebullience.

It might not compete with the absolute best, but it's a heartwarming and captivating journey nonetheless.Fortunately, during my life and career I have been given all sorts of advice and learned huge amounts from some great and enormously talented people. Sir David comes across as extremely likeable, humble, a hard worker, a trier and someone who always gives it his best shot. One sunny morning, with a letter of consent from my parents tucked away, I found myself standing near the set of 'A Touch of Frost.

In celebration of Sir David Jason’s 80th year, ‘A Del of a Life’ relives Jason’s extraordinary life and career from over 50 years in entertainment. A Del of a Life' is a delightful autobiographical recounting from the esteemed actor David Jason, a man who has held a special place in my heart ever since a chance meeting during my school years.From a trainee electrician to one of Britain's most revered and loved actors, Jason shares heartfelt and.

You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. I do not mind admitting that I read A Del of a Life - Lessons I've Learned by David Jason (real name Sir David John White) with more than a little trepidation. From a trainee electrician to one of Britain's most revered and loved actors, Jason shares heartfelt and hilarious wisdom with readers on subjects ranging from family to work, resilience to ebullience. I have never met Sir David, nor any of the others from the Trotter family or their circle of friends and acquaintances, but they shared our family living room with us on many an evening over many years, making us laugh out loud, often until it hurt, and even at times making us cry.I’ve been blessed to play characters such as Derek Trotter, Granville, Pop Larkin and Frost, who have changed my life in all sorts of ways, and taught me lessons that go far beyond the television set. Told with his characteristic warmth and wit, Jason shines a wonderful new light on the characters and shows that fans have come to love him for, from Del Boy to Granville, Larkin to Frost. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. An hour of tai chi first thing in the morning, an HIIT work-out with my personal trainer, a bowl of steamed kale and a handful of almonds for lunch, and then two hours of yoga in the afternoon followed by an ice bath - this is a routine which I'm sure would work miracles for anyone of any age, although I can't be entirely sure because I haven't myself adopted any aspect of it at any point. That's why, when reading a book by someone who, along with the cast and crew that created Only Fools and Horses, has given you and different generations of your family so much pleasure, over so many years, that you are worried the book - perhaps even the author - may not live up to your expectations in the written word.

When David Jason emerged, he graciously signed not only my keepsake, but also the letter from my parents, etching the memory deep in my heart.

There are no small parts, only small actors," said Konstantin Sergeyevich Stanislavski, a seminal Soviet and Russian theatre practitioner in the 19th century, whose words Sir David seems to have lived his life by. This book is a treasure trove of delightful tales for fans of David Jason or captivating autobiographies. Through the pages of 'A Del of a Life,' David Jason brings back the halcyon days of 'Only Fools and Horses. And I've worked a few things out for myself as well, about friendship, ambition, rejection, success, failure, adversity and fortune. An hour of tai chi first thing in the morning, an HIIT work-out with my personal trainer, a bowl of steamed kale and a handful of almonds for lunch, and then two hours of yoga in the afternoon followed by an ice bath – this is a routine which I’m sure would work miracles for anyone of any age, although I can’t be entirely sure because I haven’t myself adopted any aspect of it at any point.



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