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Podcast Episode 129: Bruce Campbell, Hail To The Chin Baby

Actor-producer-writer has a new book and a new season of ‘Ash Vs. Evil Dead’

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Bruce Campbell is keeping busy killing demons, prepping for a new season of Ash Vs. Evil Dead" to debut, and promoting a new book.

Episode 129: Bruce Campbell, Hail to the Chin Baby

Bruce Campbell, the man who has been fighting deadites with a chainsaw hand and a smart-alecky attitude for decades has just written his third book. It’s called "Hail to the Chin" and is the follow up to his 2002 book "If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor." "Ash Vs. Evil Dead" season three opener has been postponed to February! So if you want your Bruce Campbell fix in October check out this podcast and his new book, "Hail to the Chin."

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"Ash Vs. Evil Dead" season three opener has been postponed to February! So if you want your Bruce Campbell fix in October check out this podcast and his new book, "Hail to the Chin."

Bruce Campbell, the man who has been fighting deadites with a chainsaw hand and a smart-alecky attitude has just written his third book. It’s called "Hail to the Chin" and is the follow up to his 2002 book "If Chins Could Kill: Confessions of a B Movie Actor."

The actor-producer-writer appeared Thursday at Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore in San Diego where he signed copies of his new book.

About 400 people were crammed into the bookstore. It was an amazingly diverse group. There were some young kids, a few squealing young girls, nerdy guys, some senior citizens, people of every color and everyone eager to meet The Man.

I spoke with Bruce Campbell by phone the day before he was heading down to San Diego and Mysterious Galaxy. In reading his books and speaking to the man, you realize the difference between the public persona of the cool cult figure and the hard working actor who takes his craft seriously.

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