You might know Bruce Campbell from the films or TV shows Evil Dead, Army of Darkness, The Adventures of Brisco County Jr., Burn Notice, or (one of my personal favorites) Bubba Ho-Tep. But you almost certainly know Bruce Campbell.
Campbell has embraced his status as a B actor in sometimes questionable films with a panache that only makes you love him more. The author of Make Love the Bruce Campbell Way and If Chins Could Kill, Campbell regales fans with his delightfully wonky true life stories in his newest book, Hail to the Chin.
Here are Campbell's most recent favorite reads, in his own words:
As an actor, I make my living in the world of make-believe—but as a reader, the books I gravitate toward are nonfiction…mostly about the world of make-believe. Sounds silly, but I have learned a lot about my own business by reading first-person narratives from entertainers who plied their trade long before me. The current literary theme seems to be “the fall of Hollywood,” as each of my three recent reads all deal with the subject indirectly:
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