Wild and Crazy Guys How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s

Wild and Crazy Guys is the larger than life story of the much loved Hollywood comedy stars that ruled the 1980s  As well as delving behind the scenes of classic movies such asGhostbusters Beverly Hills Cop The Blues Brothers Trading Places and dozensit chronicles the off screen larger than life antics of Bill Murray Eddie Murphy Chevy Chase Steve Martin John Candy et al It’s got drugs sex punch ups webbed toes and Bill Murray being pushed into a swimming pool by Hunter S Thompson while tied to a lawn chair   It’s akin to Peter Biskind’s Easy Riders Raging Bulls following the key players through their highs and lows and their often turbulent relationships with each other Nick de Semlyen has already interviewed pretty much all the big names for Empire as well as directors such as Walter Hill John Landis and Carl Reiner and is sitting on lots of unseen material  Taking you on a trip through the tumultous ’80s Wild and Crazy Guys explores the friendships feuds triumphs and disasters experienced by these iconic funnymen Based on candid interviews from the stars themselves as well as those who entered their orbit it reveals the hidden history behind the most fertile period ever for screen comedy Wild and Crazy Guys is the larger than life story of the much loved Hollywood comedy stars that ruled the 1980s  As well as delving behind the scenes of classic movies such asGhostbusters Beverly Hills Cop The Blues Brothers Trading Places and dozensit chronicles the off screen larger than life antics of Bill Murray Eddie Murphy Chevy Chase Steve Martin John Candy et al It’s got drugs sex punch ups webbed toes and Bill Murray being pushed into a swimming pool by Hunter S Thompson while tied to a lawn chair   It’s akin to Peter Biskind’s Easy Riders Raging Bulls following the key players through their highs and lows and their often turbulent relationships with each other Nick de Semlyen has already interviewed pretty much all the big names for Empire as well as directors such as Walter Hill John Landis and Carl Reiner and is sitting on lots of unseen material  Taking you on a trip through the tumultous ’80s Wild and Crazy Guys explores the friendships feuds triumphs and disasters experienced by these iconic funnymen Based on candid interviews from the stars themselves as well as those who entered their orbit it reveals the hidden history behind the most fertile period ever for screen comedy Wild and Crazy Guys is the larger than life story of the much loved Hollywood comedy stars that ruled the 1980s  As well as delving behind the scenes of classic movies such asGhostbusters Beverly Hills Cop The Blues Brothers Trading Places and dozensit chronicles the off screen larger than life antics of Bill Murray Eddie Murphy Chevy Chase Steve Martin John Candy et al It’s got drugs sex punch ups webbed toes and Bill Murray being pushed into a swimming pool by Hunter S Thompson while tied to a lawn chair   It’s akin to Peter Biskind’s Easy Riders Raging Bulls following the key players through their highs and lows and their often turbulent relationships with each other Nick de Semlyen has already interviewed pretty much all the big names for Empire as well as directors such as Walter Hill John Landis and Carl Reiner and is sitting on lots of unseen material  Taking you on a trip through the tumultous ’80s Wild and Crazy Guys explores the friendships feuds triumphs and disasters experienced by these iconic funnymen Based on candid interviews from the stars themselves as well as those who entered their orbit it reveals the hidden history behind the most fertile period ever for screen comedy