I Was Benny Hill's Toy Boy is the true life illustrated autobiography of Jon Jon Keefe, Actor/ comedian/ singer/ compere to the stars.
Fasten your seat-belt for a roller-coaster ride through the last fifty years of entertainment. Jon Jon Keefe worked with many of Britain's great entertainers. Benny Hill, Tommy Cooper, Eartha Kitt and Tony Bennett are just four of the household names that populate a journey from the East End of London to the bright lights of television and theatre. Familiar and unfamiliar - characters leap from the page as his half-century in Variety is vividly drawn in a personal memoir that lifts the veil on what really goes on behind the scenes.
Jon Jon worked alongside Benny Hill for 19 years on The Benny Hill Show- the comedy show which attained the highest audiences ever for Television and which was hugely popular all over the world. Jon Jon recounts many personal reminiscences and gives us a unique insight into the life of this very individual personality.
Characters from clubland, gangland & theatreland they're all here making this an astonishingly rich and varied read.
Includes many original contemporaneous photographs never seen before.
"Jon recounts his amazing stories with a no-nonsense honesty that is both refreshing and fascinating"