The Boy From Oz tells the dazzling, funny and heartbreaking story of the great entertainer Peter Allen, from his humble beginnings growing up in the Australian outback through a meteoric rise to fame as an international star who would go on to sell out week-long shows at Radio City Music Hall.
Singing in pubs at age 11 Peter Allen survived family tragedy to become a local TV star at 16. Discovered by Judy Garland, he married her daughter Liza Minnelli and went on to become a beloved performer and an Oscar winning songwriter.
Narrated by Jack Thompson The Boy From Oz features rare footage of Peter's family, including a family appearance on This Is Your Life.
Performances by: Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli, Bette Midler and interviews with: Harry Connick JR, Lily Tomlin, Julie Wilson, Carole Bayer Sager, Bernadette Peters, Ann-Margret, Lana Cantrell.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.