... Steve Thorn
Release of his book, "Behind the Candelabra: My Life with Liberace".
Did You Know?
I was 17 years old. Liberace
had taken me out of a situation with a father who was very abusive, a mother who was mentally ill. I did everything I possibly could to please this man... There's always been a love-hate relationship. At that time, I was so honored to be in his presence. And I didn't want to go back to my lifestyle in the foster homes, which was pure hell.
Says he earned just under $100,000 from his work on Behind the Candelabra
(2013), all of which he spent on cars and jewelry in about two months.