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Behind the Counterculture #19: Fred Ward

Behind the Counterculture #19: Fred Ward

by Lake, Editor, London
first published: June, 2005
Anecdotes from Behind the Retail Frontline

Outside the door, I could hear this guy getting excited.
"I know you. I know you. You're that guy.You know.In that film. That film...
This young guy was pointing at the older man who was wearing  a linen suit and smiling. He did look familiar. But I couldn't name him.
"Yes. You were in that film. I can't remember now.Tell me. Tell me. You're...
"Fred Ward." said Fred Ward surprisingly politely.
"Oh," said the young guy, "You're not who I thought you were."

Behind the counterculture is a recurring series of celebrity encounters or near encounters in or close to a West London used book and record store.

Behind the counterculture episodes compiled by Lake

Previously on Behind the Counterculture Ivor Cutler ⇨

Lake
Editor, London

Kirk Lake is a writer, musician and filmmaker. His published books include Mickey The Mimic (2015) and The Last Night of the Leamington Licker (2018). His films include the feature films Piercing Brightness (2014) and The World We Knew (2020) and a number of award winning shorts.


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