Him & Me Audio Book (Audio CD) by Jack Whitehall | | BooktopiaCancel anytime. Theatrical agent Michael Whitehall spent a career pushing others into the spotlight. Part autobiography, part self-help, part confession, part celebration of being a common-or-garden woman, part collection of synonyms for nunny , Sarah Millican's debut audiobook delves into her super normal life with daft stories, funny tales and proper advice on how to get past life's blips - like being good at school but not good at friends, the excitement of IBS and how to blossom postdivorce. Why is every film or tv programme a sequel or a remake? Why do the asterisks in that sentence make it okay? Why do so many people want to stop other people doing things, and how can they be stopped from stopping them?
Jack Whitehall greets me with a warm smile, while his father offers a terse snort of welcome. Father and son could not be more different. Here's Jack with his skinny jeans halfway down his bottom, posh-lad observations and vaguely lefty leanings. There's Michael with his three-piece suit, louche establishment drawl and rantings about the state of the modern world. Yet the comedian and the former theatrical agent make a surprisingly good team. Having avoided performing for 73 years, Michael has teamed up with Jack, 25, for the talkshow Backchat. Snobby, bigoted and eloquent, he is a natural comic.
Jack Whitehall is an award-winning stand-up comedian, actor and writer. His work includes a string of sell-out stand-up tours, writing and acting in the hit sitcom Bad Education and appearing in the upcoming Good Omens series. Unusually, he has made numerous television series with his father as an onscreen double act, such as the chat show Backchat and the travel show Travels with My Father. Here are 10 things we learned from his Desert Island Discs…. He was like, 'why do you keep dropping all your consonants? Why did I send you to school and you go on and you embarrass me like this? One of my first routines and one of my favourite routines is directly something [my father] said.