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David Ambrose

David Ambrose read law at Oxford before becoming a writer. He has worked internationally in theatre, film and television. He has written, to date, seven novels and a book of short stories based on his years in Hollywood. For more information, visit his official website on www.davidambrose.com
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Joe Turner is a penniless young artist in need of a break. One day, through a minor traffic accident, he makes the acquaintance of one of the richest couples in Europe. Sergei Vanov is a Russian oligarch based in London, and his wife Catherine is of French and Italian descent. Soon, through their patronage, Joe's career is on a dramatic upswing, his fame and fortune assured. But the price he pays is high. Foolishly, he begins a secret affair with the beautiful Catherine, who is desperate for...
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Never give in to self-righteousness, your own or other people's.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Immortality. Horribly tempting but dreadful to contemplate. But since it's not on offer yet, I'll have to settle for the usual fears of poverty and pain,

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Not having directed more plays and films. Working with actors, designers, technicians and all is a wonderful break from the solitariness of writing, and whenever I've done it it's worked out rather well.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. See above.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. "Too Late Now" "Have You Met Miss Jones?" "There's a Small Hotel" "Sentimental Journey" "Well, Did You Ever?"

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