Join Robert Gillespie on Wednesday October 6 as he launches his new book “Are You Going to Do That Little Jump? The adventure goes on’. The veteran actor will discuss his memoirs, react to clips from his comedy career, and answer questions from audience members. The event is free for join on Zoom (Meeting ID: 889 9108 6190 Access Code: 275259) and takes place from 7:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. UK time. There is no need to register, but if you would like to ask Robert a question during the Q&A session, go to Registration Form.
The book will be available for pre-order soon – watch this space!
In 2017, Robert Gillespie launched the first part of his memoir, “Are You Going to Do That Little Jump? », Which told of his long career in the theater. But Gillespie is best known for his many appearances on the most beloved British sitcoms of the Golden Age. From Dad’s Army to Rising Damp, Up Pompeii and The Good Life and many more, Gillespie was a well-known face on television, until the lead role in his own sitcom, “Keep it in the Family,” brings it to the height of its fame in the early 1980s. This first book left readers with the promise of more stories to tell, as legendary writer David Croft was about to bring Robert into the world of the sitcom that would make him a household name …
Now you can hear firsthand where the story picks up. Join us on October 6 for a fun event as Robert Gillespie looks back on his long and illustrious career, and delivers acting memories of what it was like to do the shows that remain highly regarded and are part of the British psyche at this time. day !
See an excerpt from Robert in “Keep it in the Family” below: