My True Hidden Hollywood Story [NOOK Book]

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This book tells you what happened to Brenda Dickson’s “Jill Abbott” on The Young and the Restless. It takes you through her life in Hollywood from age 17, after winning Miss California until now. How she was discovered as an actress. The book has fabulous and stunning Hollywood color photographs taken by top photographers, including her best-selling posters.
Her lovers and relationships with Mike Nader (Dex Dexter on Dynasty and Dimitri Marick on All My Children), Richard ...
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My True Hidden Hollywood Story

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Overview

This book tells you what happened to Brenda Dickson’s “Jill Abbott” on The Young and the Restless. It takes you through her life in Hollywood from age 17, after winning Miss California until now. How she was discovered as an actress. The book has fabulous and stunning Hollywood color photographs taken by top photographers, including her best-selling posters.
Her lovers and relationships with Mike Nader (Dex Dexter on Dynasty and Dimitri Marick on All My Children), Richard Thomas (while filming The Waltons), Ernest Thompson (they dated when he was writing the play that became the Academy Award-winning film On Golden Pond), the famous retailer Fred Segal, and Congressman Barry Goldwater, Jr., her first real love. It describes her wealthy two ex-husbands, who she believes were directly connected to executive producer William J. Bell, and how they helped to keep her out of Hollywood.
It covers the blacklisting in Hollywood, who Dickson has reason to believe producer Bill Bell orchestrated (the breach of contract and illegal firing), and the $11 million fixed trial. (It tells how all of her trials were fixed.) Mafia cartel judges and attorneys were enlisted to launder $15.5 million, which was her two divorce estates, and how they ruined her multi-million dollar career and left her without property and without support TWICE! Why they kept her out of Hollywood because she brought in more ratings than the entire show! She talks about the Bill Bell sexual harassment, and how he got hold of her at a very young age.
The Bill Bell Hype Train is about to crash and the truth is about to come out! Fasten your seatbelts, as you ride with the “Bell Family Roller Coaster.”
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940016487250
  • Publisher: Blue Boulevard Publications
  • Publication date: 4/5/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 358
  • Sales rank: 167,154
  • File size: 17 MB
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Meet the Author

Brenda Dickson is best known for her role as Jill Foster Abbott on "The Young and the Restless". She started as a young girl and became a villainess and won "The People's Choice Award" for Best Villianess. Ms. Dickson has a Senate resolution for her work in Viet Nam with Bob Hope and Johnny Grant and her efforts towards finding jobs for permanently injured veterans with Nancy Reagan.

At age 17, Ms. Dickson started her career as Miss California. She also competed for Miss USA World and received the award for "Most Photogenic" which started her career in Hollywood.

She currently resides in Los Angeles.
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  • Posted April 12, 2013

    A terrific fast read----sad that any actor ,man or woman, has to

    A terrific fast read----sad that any actor ,man or woman, has to be sexually abused by the bosses. I admire the courage Brenda Dickson has here in outting the people who 'done her wrong'--as well as giving credit to those who loved and enjoyed her. The book is kinda a guidebook to working on Daytime Television. Good, bad, and ugly.

    5 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2013

    This book is fantastic, all of it!

    I've been a fan of Brenda Dickson all my life I stopped watching the show when she suddenly disappeared! Now I know what happened to her career - shocking! What a story!! I am familiar with all the actors in the book! It is outrageous, original, and exciting The fact that it actually happened, especially her lovers - OoLaLa!, heads are going to roll!! I can't wait for the sequel What will happen with her career and those judges.

    Larissa

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2013

    Miss Dickson has outdone herself!

    The plot is explosive Hollywood behind the scenes I pray she makes it into a movie! The pictures from throughout her life, starting with her bathing suit modeling, make it a collectible item I have two words - "Sexy" and "Riveting"!

    Blas N

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2013

    LOVED IT! LOVED IT! LOVED IT!

    This book has everything a "Good Read" should have, it is funny, it is interesting (loved the pictures), it is astonishing, it is sexy, it is very well written and easy to read, and beyond shocking as to what really goes on in Hollywood

    And what makes it even more powerful is that it is "ALL FOR REAL"!!! Can't put it down from the minute you pick it up!

    Kathy W

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2013

    This book was so worth the money that I've pre-ordered the hard

    This book was so worth the money that I've pre-ordered the hard copy as well! I could absolutely NOT put it down and read it cover to cover one Saturday. I feel for Ms. Dickson and the HELL she's been put through. We have been ROBBED of her during all of these years when she ironically was robbed of her LIFE. I've been a fan of Ms. Dickson since her debut on the Y & R in 1973. This book would have been worth the money if it had simply been a picture book of her many photo shoots. Lookinbg forward to receiving my hard copy in a couple of weeke and rereading it!!!!

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 20, 2013

    Brenda Dickson

    I always wanted to know more about Ms.Dickson's life but you get the whole story...She should make a tv made for movies about her book.. This is juicy and spicy and wish her the best...Would love to see her on QVC selling her own designs she a brand like every other star in Hollywood.

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 22, 2014

    I've been a fan of Brenda Dickson for many years.  In the 80s wh

    I've been a fan of Brenda Dickson for many years.  In the 80s when Bill Bell decided to wrongfully fire her and then Black List her from Hollywood...there was a huge void for her fans.  Brenda is back and with a vengeance in this New Book about her life from the beginning until now.  Ms. Dickson pulls no punches when telling the details and the truth about the Bell family.  Ms. Dickson also tells of her earlier years and her love affairs with Barry Goldwater, Jr.....Richard Thomas and Michael Nader.  Also her two marriages and how they were bought by the Bells.  I encourage you to get this book quickly before it's sold out.  The photographs are beautiful and  it's an easy read.  Get your copy today!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 29, 2013

    I was really naive about Bill Bell until I read the book. I tho

    I was really naive about Bill Bell until I read the book. I thought he had a creative idea in his thought process but I come to realize that they were stolen concepts from people's lives. I also never realized what a lech he was as well. This book is also a good guide in pointing out that our justice system is far from the straight and narrow and probably will be for a very long time.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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