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Tara Hanks



Author of 'The Mmm Girl' and 'Wicked Baby'



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Liz Smith 1923-2017marina72

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:50:04 +0000

Liz Smith, the veteran gossip columnist known as the ‘doyenne of dish’, has died aged 94. She was born Mary …

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Marilyn in Love … and Artmarina72

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:03:11 +0000

I have written two new reviews for the Immortal Marilyn website. The first, Dead Blondes: You Must Remember Marilyn, covers …

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BBC Plans Profumo Dramamarina72

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 19:20:16 +0000

The Profumo Affair has been the subject of two films (The Keeler Affair, Scandal), several plays, and a West End …

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Ava Gardner: A Life in Movies5404B48C-1B2B-4FDD-8E5E-DD377BAEE6DB-30376-00000D84864BF3BBmarina72

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:45:56 +0000

Ava Gardner: the name conjures timeless elegance. She was a North Carolina sharecropper’s daughter whose beauty gave her the regal …

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An Actor’s Truth: Jeanne Eagels in ‘The Letter’marina72

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:02:47 +0000

Mick LaSalle, film critic for the San Francisco Chronicle and a champion of Pre-Code cinema, has often praised the few …

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Remembering Diana, 20 Years Onmarina72

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:09:17 +0000

My first memory of Diana is visual: that blue suit she wore and the sapphire ring, on the day of …

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Midsummer Madness With Jeanne Eagelsmarina72

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 21:28:12 +0000

As I write, the hardcover edition of Jeanne Eagels: A Life Revealed is currently available for just £10.13 on Amazon …

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Singing (and Signing) With LanaIMG_5766marina72

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 17:11:00 +0000

Lana Del Rey visited our shores this week, and spent a rainy morning signing copies of her new album, Lust …

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Remembering Jeanne Eagels in Julymarina72

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:46:05 +0000

It’s hard to believe that two years have passed since Jeanne Eagels: A Life Revealed was published. I feel immensely …

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Dinner With DiMaggiomarina72

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 16:53:48 +0000

You can read my review of Dinner With DiMaggio, the memoir of Dr Rock Positano, at Immortal Marilyn.Filed under: Books, …

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