James Garner fought in Korea and made movies The Great Escape, Les Mans, Grand Prix, and others. He starred in Maverick and The Rockford Files and sued Universal Studios for $16.5 million and prevailed in court. He enjoyed off-road racing and was badly beaten-up in 1980 by former Green Beret Aubrey Leigh Williams Junior who did jail time as a result. Garner wrote a great memoir in 2011 which became this audiobook. Link in comments.