Coreyography: A Memoir by Corey Feldman

By Corey Feldman

"Spares no details." —Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

"An amazing read." —Richard Donner, Director

"People consistently inquire from me approximately lifestyles after adolescence stardom. What could I say to oldsters of youngsters within the undefined? My purely recommendation, truthfully, is to get those children out of Hollywood and allow them to lead basic lives." —Corey Feldman

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A deeply own and revealing Hollywood-survival story.

Lovable baby megastar by way of age ten, foreign youngster idol via fifteen, and to this present day a perennial pop-culture staple, Corey Feldman has not just spent the whole lot of his lifestyles within the highlight, he is turn into simply as well-known for his off-screen exploits as for his roles in such vintage movies as Gremlins, The Goonies, and Stand via Me. he is been associated with a slew of Hollywood starlets (including Drew Barrymore, Vanessa Marcil, and grownup entertainer Ginger Lynn), shared a hugely publicized friendship with Michael Jackson, and along with his common costar Corey Haim loved immeasurable luck as one 1/2 the wildly renowned duo "The Coreys," spawning seven movies, a 1-900 quantity, and "Coreymania" within the strategy. What baby of the eighties did not have a Corey Feldman poster placing in her bed room, or a pile of Tiger Beats stashed in his closet?

Now, during this courageous and relocating memoir, Corey is revealing the reality approximately what his existence used to be like behind the curtain: His is a previous that incorporated actual, drug, and sexual abuse, a dysfunctional relatives from which he used to be emancipated at age fifteen, 3 high-profile arrests for drug ownership, a nine-month stint in rehab, and an extended, sluggish move slowly again to the pinnacle of the field office.

While Corey has controlled to beat the traps that ensnared such a lot of different entertainers of his generation—he's nonetheless performing, is a traveling musician, and is a proud father to his son, Zen—many of these closest to him have not been so fortunate. within the span of 1 yr, he mourned the passing of 7 family and friends contributors, together with Corey Haim and Michael Jackson. within the wake of these tragedies, he is spoken publicly in regards to the darkish part of reputation, lobbied for laws affording larger protections for kids within the leisure undefined, and lifted the lid off of what he calls Hollywood's greatest secret.

Coreyography is his extraordinary account of survival and redemption.

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