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Nick Adams

“I would rather live one day as a lion, than a thousand years as a lamb. A very great man once made that statement. And that was the first thing that came to my mind when I sat down to write this story about Elvis.” Nick Adams, 1956

Nick Adams starred as Johnny Yuma in the western television series, The Rebel, in 1959-61, and was nominated for an Academy Award in 1963 for Best Supporting Actor in 'Twilight of Honor' with Richard Chamberlain and Joey Heatherton...

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Watch THE REBEL with Nick Adams on MeTV every Saturday morning. Click here >

January 31, 2013
Los Angeles Times
'Actor in the King's Court' captures the adventures of Nick Adams friendship with Presley in 1956. By Susan King, LATimes.

November 5, 2012
Huffington Post
'The Rebel And The King': Allyson Adams Finds Late Father's Book About Elvis, Decides To Publish It."

August 8, 2012
WREG Channel 3 Memphis
'From Elvis’ best friend in Hollywood comes what our guest calls “The Last Glimpse of Innocence” before Presley exploded into superstardom."

August 16, 2012
'The Rebel & The King’ Manuscript Depicts Actor Nick Adams’ Friendship With Elvis."

August 16, 2012
WMCTV Channel 5 Memphis
'New book chronicles Elvis' friendship with actor Nick Adams."

October 20, 2012
Malibu Surfside News Book on Elvis Sheds Light on Enigmatic Actor Nick Adams."

September 26, 2012
The Meridian Star
Allyson Adams shares a last glimpse of innocence in "The Rebel & The King."

Upcoming Events

Come to our book signing at Larry Edmunds Bookshop, Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 4pm.

Join Allyson Adams and Michael Gregg Michaud, author of "Sal Mineo" to discuss the movie stars of "Rebel Without A Cause."

6644 Hollywood Blvd. LA, CA 90028

Look for the new James Franco film, "SAL" coming soon to theaters!

January 10th, 2013, Allyson Adams will be speaking at the Independant Writers of Southern California about The Rebel and The King..."

February 22nd, 2013,
Allyson Adams is the featured poet at the 'Bank of Books' Poetry Night in Malibu, CA...

Visit Allyson's BLOG and follow her journey since opening 'The Daddy Box'...