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By Rupert Booth

whilst Patrick McGoohan first starred in Danger Man in 1960 and as ‘Number 6’ in cult exhibit The Prisoner, insiders hailed the coming of an enigmatic genius and Hollywood beckoned. yet who was once this guy who labored as a poultry farmer and financial institution clerk ahead of changing into a highly profitable actor just by chance?
In this updated biography Rupert sales space unearths the real personality of a guy whose off-screen behaviour matched his fiery on-screen character. Why was once he so puritanical, refusing to even kiss a girl for any half he performed? Why used to be he so controlling over his paintings in The Prisoner and different productions?
A well timed exploration of the guy whose announcement ‘I aren't driven, filed, stamped, listed, briefed, de-briefed or numbered!’ keeps to resonate with audiences many years after it used to be first uttered with such conviction.

‘Many humans have attempted to arrive a end in regards to the kind of person who Patrick McGoohan quite used to be. For the 1st time, Rupert sales space might have came across the answer.’
―Rick Davy, The Unmutual Prisoner website

‘…at final an in-depth exploration of a arguable personality who can train us all to assert “no” at a time once we want to…’
Dazed and Confused

—Book contains specific interviews and black and white photographs—

RUPERT sales space is a London-based actor and author who co-owns the creation corporation Wildeyes television. In 2004, he co-wrote the 1st in a chain of significantly acclaimed Prisoner spin-off novels for Powys Media and he has been partial to Patrick McGoohan due to the fact he first observed the series.

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