The photographs relate to the British actress who stars in several films, television and stage productions, including Peter Pan, Follow that Man (with Sid Chaplin), A King in New York (with Charlie Chaplin), The Millionairess and others. She married the Italian Prince Vittorio Massimo and had a son but later became estranged over allegations of adultery with Georges Tcheko and fought a long custody battle for her son, Stefano. She later had a second son (known publicly as her adopted son) with actor Michael Howard who died at the age of eight months of bronchial pneumonia. The photographs were sourced from various press agencies, "People" magazine photographer Jaanus and Daily Herald photographers Eyles, Jones, Blandford, Powell, Burton, Wilson, Fincher, Barham. The file also contains nine notes redirecting to Gina lollobrigida (1956) x2; Marcel Achard (1959); Darryl Zanuck (1958); Sidney Chaplin (1960); Kenneth moore (1960); Felix Marten (1958); Eddie Constantine (1959); Ent. Films Two faces of Dr Jekyll (1959). The front of the file also redirects to Vittorio Massimo.
One hundred and twenty photographs
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