"Little Man, What Now?" as written by and Stephen/morrissey Street....
An afternoon nostalgia
Television show
You spoke in silhouette
(But they couldn't name you)
Although the panel were
Very polite to you
But I remembered you
From Friday nights 1969
ATV - you murdered every line
Too old to be a child star
Too young to take leads
Four seasons passed
And they axed you
Nervously juvenile
(Won't smile!)
What became of you?
Did that swift eclipse torture you?
A star at eighteen
And then-suddenly gone
Down to a few lines
In the back page of a teenage annual
Oh but I remembered you
I looked up to you

Lyrics submitted by weezerific:cutlery

"Little Man, What Now?" as written by Stephen Brian Street Steven Morrissey

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    General CommentA devoted fan thinks about a washed up actor. He wonder what the future will bring for this young man.
    slashshipperon January 04, 2005   Link
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    General CommentSupposedly about Jack Wilde a star of ATV's "Look Familiar".
    Artificial Idioton April 11, 2005   Link
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    General CommentLittle Man, What Now ?, a German film released in 1934, based on a book written by Hans Fallada.
    marquiceriseon December 28, 2005   Link

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