‘Gotta Get Theroux This: My Lifestyles and Abnormal Instances in Tv’ is Louis Theroux’s memoir reflecting on over two decades of constructing tv documentaries. His profession started in 1994 with a one-off phase on Michael Moore’s ‘TV Country’ on apocalyptic spiritual sects adopted by way of the ‘Bizarre Weekends’ sequence which all for strange facets of Americana. Extra not too long ago, he has moved in opposition to documentaries about hard-hitting subjects similar to consuming issues and habit.
The identify of the guide used to be selected as a part of Theroux’s efforts to “reclaim” the preferred pun on his surname. The son of commute author Paul Theroux, his adolescence characterized by way of nervousness is handled light-heartedly prior to shifting directly to his unintended giant spoil in tv after a brief spell in print journalism in the US.