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Stefan Kanfer’s books include Ball of Fire: The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball; Stardust Lost: The Triumph, Tragedy, and Mishugas of the Yiddish Theater in America; and Somebody: The Reckless Life and Remarkable Career...read more

Stefan Kanfer’s books include Ball of Fire: The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball; Stardust Lost: The Triumph, Tragedy, and Mishugas of the Yiddish Theater in America; and Somebody: The Reckless Life and Remarkable Career of Marlon Brando. He was a writer and editor at Time for more than twenty years and was its first bylined film critic, a post he held between 1967 and 1972. He is also the primary interviewer in the Academy Award–nominated documentary The Line King and editor of an anthology of Groucho Marx’s comedy, The Essential Groucho. He is a Literary Lion of the New York Public Library and recipient of numerous writing awards. He lives in New York and on Cape Cod.


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Ball of Fire

The Tumultuous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball

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Groucho

The Life and Times of Julius Henry Marx

Written by Stefan Kanfer

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Somebody

The Reckless Life and Remarkable Career of Marlon Brando

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Stardust Lost

The Triumph, Tragedy, and Meshugas of the Yiddish Theater in America

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The Essential Groucho

Writings by, for, and about Groucho Marx

Edited by Stefan Kanfer

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Tough Without a Gun

The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart

Written by Stefan Kanfer

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