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By Lex Marinos

ISBN-10: 1743312849

ISBN-13: 9781743312841

In his early years on television he used to be the 'wog' who was once constantly being advised to 'Leave the cash at the refrigerator' by way of Ted Bullpitt in Kingswood Country. And finally he grew to become the majestic patriarch, Manolis, in The Slap.

Between instances, he attended the start of Triple J, ran the rugby league touchlines for ABC activity, was once a panellist on Andrew Denton's Live & Sweaty, provided drolleries on Strictly Dancing and directed one of many segments on the commencing rite of the Sydney Olympics, in addition to showing in umpteen motion pictures and plays.

Blood and Circuses is the wry and captivating tale of a tender Greek Australian boy, whose kinfolk ran a restaurant in Wagga Wagga within the Nineteen Fifties and who dreamt of creating his lifestyles within the theatre. it's a bright account of a existence lived to the whole, superbly written by means of a much-loved Australian.

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