Timmy's in the Well: The Jon Provost Story

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TIMMY’S IN THE WELL — The Jon Provost Story will give the readers everything they hope for and more: Jon Provost’s remarkable journey as television’s first child star, an insider’s view of Hollywood of the ‘50s and ‘60s, the low down on “Lassie”, one of television’s most enduring shows; celebrity anecdotes, rare photos; the perks and pitfalls of child stardom AND a remarkable look at what happens to a happy, normal, middle-class American family touched by fame.

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Overview

TIMMY’S IN THE WELL — The Jon Provost Story will give the readers everything they hope for and more: Jon Provost’s remarkable journey as television’s first child star, an insider’s view of Hollywood of the ‘50s and ‘60s, the low down on “Lassie”, one of television’s most enduring shows; celebrity anecdotes, rare photos; the perks and pitfalls of child stardom AND a remarkable look at what happens to a happy, normal, middle-class American family touched by fame.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780982638736
  • Publisher: Green, Franklin Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/1/2010
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 821,942
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Jon Provost played Timmy on Lassie. In addition to being a sought-after celebrity guest on TV and radio, Jon makes appearances at events throughout the year. Naturally, he's always remained involved with dogs. Closest to his heart is Canine Companions for Independence, an organization that provides extraordinary service dogs to the handicapped. He has served on its NW Board of Directors for more than 20 years.Jon Provost played Timmy on Lassie. In addition to being a sought-after celebrity guest on TV and radio, Jon makes appearances at events throughout the year. Naturally, he's always remained involved with dogs. Closest to his heart is Canine Companions for Independence, an organization that provides extraordinary service dogs to the handicapped. He has served on its NW Board of Directors for more than 20 years.

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Table of Contents

* Forward and Acknowledgements

* Introduction

Part One: Opportunity Knocks

Part Two: The Lassie Years

Part Three: Life After Lassie

Epilogue

Photo Credits

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