Gray was made a CBE in the New Years Honours. For these diaries alone he should be knighted. -- The Daily Express
Laconic, never forced, and wonderfully self- deprecating, Gray rarely disappoints -- The Good Book Guide
About the Author
Simon Gray was born in England in 1936 and was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. He is the author of over 30 plays, including Butley (1971), Otherwise Engaged (1975), Quatermaine's Terms (1981), The Common Pursuit (1984), Cell Mates (1995) and Japes (2000) and has published several volumes of diaries and books about the theatre. He lives in London.