Parker Posey is well known for her work with many independent filmmakers of her generation, including Richard Linklater, Hal Hartley, Zoe Cassavetes and Rebecca Miller. Following her breakout role in the cult hit Dazed and Confused, she starred in Christopher Guest's classic mockumentaries and appeared in such Hollywood films as You've Got Mail, Superman Returns, Josie and the Pussycats, Scream 3 and Blade: Trinity. Posey currently plays Dr Smith in the Netflix remake of Lost in Space.
[Parker Posey] has deigned to bless us with her infinite wisdom and
enough personal anecdotes to satiate even her most rabid fans.
Glory be: she has a narrative voice! And it's just as funny and
insouciant as you might hope! * Booklist *
Excellent . . . a celebration of peculiarity * Vogue *
Irreverent in the best way possible * HelloGiggles *
[Parker] writes hilariously and thoughtfully * Kirkus *
[You're on an Airplane] plays out on the page like an intimate performance you're privileged by chance to have caught . . . sublimely entertaining * Weekly Standard *
A humour-packed, irreverent, eccentric book packed with personal stories, whimsical how-tos and recipes, as well as collages made by her * Elle *
As original, refreshing, and funny as her most recognizable characters * Esquire *
Genuinely funny * The Herald Christmas Gift Guide *
Unlike anything else; a trippy, intimate read filled with
illustrations, recipes and witty anecdotes. It's also full of
mourning for an independent film industry that no longer exists,
and the specific pain of feeling as if you're on a
different wavelength to everyone else.