Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope

Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope[Download] ➵ Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope Author Anthony Griffith – Bluevapours.co.uk I was living every comic s dream with a nightmare attached Anthony Griffith, a stand up comic from Chicago s South Side, has lived on the borderline of comedy and tragedy At the very time his career a I was Laughter: A Epub µ living every comic s dream with a nightmare attached Anthony Griffith, a stand up comic from Chicago s South Side, has lived on the borderline of comedy and tragedy At the very time his career as Behind the PDF/EPUB or a stand up comedian was taking off, and he had finally achieved his dream of appearing on The Tonight Show, he was also enduring an unimaginable personal nightmare his two year old daughter, Brittany Nicole, was dying from cancer the Laughter: A Epub á While Anthony performed under bright lights, he struggled not to succumb to the darkness of losing a childBehind the Laughter asks, When your world is falling apart, how do you keep going It s the story of how Anthony and his wife, Brigitte, learned to endure the most painful of times and emerge on the other side of the zombie years This memoir is deeply moving yet also humorous packed with laughs as Anthony takes us from his gun toting grandma s home to Chicago s white and black comedy clubs, then to Hollywood, and to the world of network television The surprising twists along Anthony s path highlight the power of God that goes before us and prepares the way a truth that later encourages Anthony and Brigitte after Brittany s death and moves them to reach out and comfort others going through similar difficultiesWith humor and deep insights into the human spirit, Behind the Laughter explores the bonds of not only parent and child but also husband and wife While Anthony and Brigitte s story is uniquely theirs, it elicits powerful, relatable emotions and lessons that are universal and inspiring.

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Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope
    Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope and his wife, Brigitte, learned to endure the most painful of times and emerge on the other side of the zombie years This memoir is deeply moving yet also humorous packed with laughs as Anthony takes us from his gun toting grandma s home to Chicago s white and black comedy clubs, then to Hollywood, and to the world of network television The surprising twists along Anthony s path highlight the power of God that goes before us and prepares the way a truth that later encourages Anthony and Brigitte after Brittany s death and moves them to reach out and comfort others going through similar difficultiesWith humor and deep insights into the human spirit, Behind the Laughter explores the bonds of not only parent and child but also husband and wife While Anthony and Brigitte s story is uniquely theirs, it elicits powerful, relatable emotions and lessons that are universal and inspiring."/>
  • Audio CD
  • Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope
  • Anthony Griffith
  • 18 October 2019
  • 1721345914

10 thoughts on “Behind the Laughter: A Comedian's Tale of Tragedy and Hope

  1. Truly Trendy PR says:

    Behind the Laughter A Comedian s Tale of Tragedy and Hope by Anthony Griffith, Brigitte Travis Griffin, Mark Caro is a heartbreaking read A story of loss, hope, and inspiration with a touch of humor to tell a story that is heartbreaking but inspiring Full of personal stories, self reflection, and scripture A truly inspiring read

  2. Kayo says:

    Interesting and well worth the time to read Love hearing about the back story.Thanks to author, publisher and Netgalley for the chance to read this book While I got the book for free, it had no bearing on the rating I gave it.

  3. Ellen Pilch says:

    I was given a review copy in exchange for a fair review All opinions are my own I love this book When I saw the title and name, I immediately thought, I liked Andy Griffith as Opie s Dad on The Andy Griffith Show When I got the book, I realized I had the wrong guy Anthony Griffith is also a comedian and has been for over 30 years Many have not heard of him because he is a clean comic and it seems like all the foul mouthed ones get famous.He grew up on the South Side of Chicago and worked h I was given a review copy in exchange for a fair review All opinions are my own I love this book When I saw the title and name, I immediately thought, I liked Andy Griffith as Opie s Dad on The Andy Griffith Show When I got the book, I realized I had the wrong guy Anthony Griffith is also a comedian and has been for over 30 years Many have not heard of him because he is a clean comic and it seems like all the foul mouthed ones get famous.He grew up on the South Side of Chicago and worked hard at his craft He was finally able to achieve his dream of appearing on The Tonight Show He did thisthan once and it led to several other gigs including acting in films Sadly, as his career was reaching a high, his personal life was at an all time low.He was married to the love of his life, Brigitte and still is to this day She co wrote this book and they take turns telling their story Their baby is born very sick and died of cancer at age three He never told anyone about this tragedy as he didn t want pity Eventually, years later, he tells all while speaking at a Moth presentation I don t want to cry so I did not watch the video of it, but if you are interested, click here.On top of all that, he also has MS He kept that as a secret for years, but eventually told the public because it has made him almost blind and tough to get around The book may sound sad, but it is uplifting to read about how the couple get through all this together and both live full lives helping others

  4. Shari Nagy says:

    This is a great biography written by Anthony Griffith and his wife, Brigitte Most of the chapters have portions written by both, and the headings indicate who wrote what I enjoyed this book and think any comedian, fan of Anthony Griffith or fans of comedy in general will enjoy this story Thanks to Netgalley for a copy of this book in exchange for a fair and honest review.

  5. بسمة التويجري says:

    One of the most inspiring realistic book I have ever read and I enjoyed having both Anthony and Brigitte s perspectives.

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