The fifteen years Jacobs toiled for Frank produces a classic of its genre - a gold-star gossip-lover's dream. 'The rest is showbiz history as it was, and only Ava Gardner, Humphrey Bogart, and Betty Bacall are spared.
The fifteen years Jacobs toiled for Frank produces a classic of its genre - a gold-star gossip-lover's dream. 'The rest is showbiz history as it was, and only Ava Gardner, Humphrey Bogart, and Betty Bacall are spared
Despite Sinatra's temper tantrums, Jacobs maintains that Sinatra always treated him well; and . I found out about this book by reading an article on George Jacobs in the . It sounded interesting and it was and more. Once you pick it up, it's hard to put down.
Despite Sinatra's temper tantrums, Jacobs maintains that Sinatra always treated him well; and despite Sinatra's off-color jokes, he insists that the star was not a racist. Sammy Davis Jr. "was the only person in Mr. S's world who made me aware of being black, and made me feel second-class for i. ) In the end this is a mostly respectful portrait of Sinatra by a man still stung by the singer's unforgiving temper. One only wishes the book included more of Jacobs.
As the right hand of Frank Sinatra from 1953 to 1968, George Jacobs arguably had one of the coolest jobs in the world at the time when Sinatra was the undisputed master of the entertainment universe. Jacobs rose from his humble beginnings in New O An odyssey of celebrity, extravagance, and genius, Mr. S provides the deepest understanding yet of one of our greatest entertainers.
S. My Life with Frank Sinatra. George Jacobs and William Stadiem. Mr. S always had felt bad about his life as an absentee father, particularly after the nightmare of Frank J. s. He surely didn’t want a new baby to feel bad about. To my children who are still with me. -. Mia didn’t care what Frank thought.
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George Jacobs (19 April 1927 - 28 December 2013) was an American memoirist and valet. Jacobs was the valet of the Hollywood agent Swifty Lazar in the 1950s, before being poached from Lazar by the singer and actor Frank Sinatra. Jacobs wrote a well received memoir, Mr. S: My Life with Frank Sinatra (coauthor William Stadiem; HarperEntertainment, 2003, ISBN 978-0060515164) that chronicled his time in Sinatra's employment, from 1953 to his dismissal by Sinatra in 1968.
George Jacobs has refused countless offers to tell his story. Sinatra and Farrow were divorcing and Jacobs happened to see Farrow at a club. Mia asked Jacobs to dance, they did the watusi and a photo was published. Until now. A master chef and carpenter, he lives not far from the old Sinatra compound in Palm Springs, Florida, where he continues to be one of the toasts of that star-filled town. William Stadiem was a Harvard JD-MBA and Wall Street lawyer before embarking for Hollywood, where he has written the screenplays for such films as Franco Zeffirelli's Young Toscanini, starring Elizabeth Taylor.
Mr. S - George Jacobs. 1. Last Tango in Beverly Hills.
S: My Life with Frank Sinatra, by former valet-aide George Jacobs with an oh-so-able assist by William Stadiem, has at least five quotable and shocking remarks about the famous on every page. The rest is showbiz history as it was, and only Ava Gardner, Humphrey Bogart, and Betty Bacall are spared. The only man in America who was less interested than me in sleeping with Mia Farrow was her husband and my boss, Frank Sinatra.