Michael Caine reads his memoir of a life in the movies and shares some lessons for actors.
Hollywood legend and British national treasure Sir Michael Caine, now 85, shares stories from screen and stage alongside some of the lessons and skills that life has taught him.
In episode one he gets some advice from John Wayne and also looks back on his time as an evacuee and later as a soldier on National Service.
Written and read by Michael Caine
Abridged by Jill Waters and Isobel Creed
Produced by Jill Waters
The Waters Company for BBC Radio 4
Listen to audio at BBC4: BBC Radio 4 – Book of the Week, Blowing the Bloody Doors Off, Episode 1