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The Hollywood Greats: 4: Marilyn Monroe


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Five profiles written and presented by Barry Norman
with personal comments from
Jack Lemmon, Marilyn's co-star in Some Like It Hot
James Dougherty, first husband
Billy Wilder, who directed Marilyn in The Seven Year Itch and Some Like It Hot
Inez Melson, Monroe's business manager
Eli Wallach, co-star and friend
Allan 'Whitey' Snyder, make-up artist with Marilyn throughout her career
John Huston, who directed Marilyn in The Asphalt Jungle and The Misfits
Rupert Allan, press agent
Norman Rosten, poet and friend
Eunice Murray Blackmer, house-keeper/companion, who was with Monroe at the end of her life
Book (same title), £7.50. from bookshops


Unknown: Barry Norman
Unknown: Marilyn Monroe
Unknown: Jack Lemmon
Unknown: James Dougherty
Unknown: Billy Wilder
Unknown: Inez Melson
Unknown: Eli Wallach
Unknown: John Huston
Unknown: Rupert Allan
Unknown: Norman Rosten
Unknown: Eunice Murray Blackmer
Editor: Julian Miller
Producer: Barry Brown
Director: Margaret Sharp

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The Hollywood Greats: 4: Marilyn Monroe

BBC One London, 24 August 1979 21.25

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