- Narrated by: Paul Thornley
- Length: 10 hrs and 47 mins
- Unabridged Audiobook
- Release date: 08-09-12
- Language: English
- Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
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By Rosalind on 12-02-14
Great funny Story
Would you listen to The Understudy again? Why?
Yes, very interested the whole way through and perfect for a tube book.
What did you like best about this story?
I love the acting culture and books that are based around things and places i know this was funny, witty and a good story to follow.
Which character – as performed by Paul Thornley – was your favourite?
Steve, very believable realistic and easy to follow. also i love under dog stories.
If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?
classic under dog story set against the hard life of a west end actor.
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By Drew on 02-01-16
I became utterly bored with this and couldn't finish it.
It has a very good start - I liked the first person narrative, the initial premise was good and so was the narrator. I happily listened to a number of chapters before it became a hard slog to continue.