A.J Marriot has been a been a member of the Laurel & Hardy Appreciation Society, the Sons of the Desert, since 1981; and for 15 years was the Editor and Features Writer of The Laurel and Hardy Magazine.
He is also the author of the books below, among a number of others:
The film 'Stan & Ollie' was based on his first book, LAUREL & HARDY - The British Tours, and he was a consultant for the film production company.
The BRITISH TOURS has been vastly rewritten, expanded, and reformatted.
It has also been published in TWO volumes to accommodate over 550 illustrations
Buy here at LULU.COM - and have them delivered to your door.
Below are the 1st EDITIONS - now on sale again as at 20 September 2021
Laurel and Hardy Bookshelf
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In addition, 'A.J' Marriot is also the Writer and Compiler
of these bookazines, booklets, and magazines:
TV COMEDY WRITING CREDITS
In 1987 'A.J' began writing Comedy for Television, and has credits for: Cue Gary (Wilmot); Five Alive; Live from the Palladium; Live from Her Majestys; 3-2-1; Summertime Special; The Russ Abbot Show; and 3 series of The Brian Conley Show.
LAUREL and HARDY LECTURER/PRESENTER
'A.J' is a recognised authority on the lives and careers of Laurel and Hardy, and his lectures have been the highlight of many Literary-Luncheons, Film Festivals, theatre shows, and fan club Conventions all over the UK, and in Europe. His audio and visual lecture/presentations can be tailored to last from one to two hours, and are always punctuated by witty ad-libbing, observations, and inter-action with his audience. What most people find remarkable is that he uses no notes - but catch him out if you can!
A.J Marriot - 'The Merry Wit'