Coreyography: A Memoir

Coreyography: A Memoir

Corey Feldman

"Spares no details." ―Starred Publishers Weekly Review

"An brilliant read." ―Richard Donner, Director

"People regularly question me approximately existence after early life stardom. What may I say to folks of youngsters within the undefined? My merely suggestion, in truth, is to get those children out of Hollywood and allow them to lead common lives." ―Corey Feldman

A deeply own and revealing Hollywood-survival story.

Lovable baby big name by means of age ten, overseas youngster idol by way of fifteen, and to today a perennial pop-culture staple, Corey Feldman has not just spent the whole thing of his existence within the highlight, he is turn into simply as recognized for his off-screen exploits as for his roles in such vintage motion pictures as Gremlins, The Goonies, and Stand by means of 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 together with his widespread costar Corey Haim loved immeasurable luck as one half the wildly renowned duo "The Coreys," spawning seven motion pictures, a 1-900 quantity, and "Coreymania" within the method. What baby of the eighties did not have a Corey Feldman poster putting 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 lifestyles used to be like backstage: His is a prior that integrated actual, drug, and sexual abuse, a dysfunctional family members from which he was once emancipated at age fifteen, 3 high-profile arrests for drug ownership, a nine-month stint in rehab, and a protracted, gradual move slowly again to the head 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 appearing, 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 12 months, 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 aspect of repute, 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 amazing account of survival and redemption.

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