Filming The Prince and the Showgirl

Made:
15 July 1956

Planet News photograph titled 'Marilyn's away...Sir Laurence gets down to work in the Foreign Office courtyard'. Caption on back reads: Sir Laurence Olivier, who will film "The Sleeping Prince" with Marilyn Monroe, went to work on the first scenes yesterday. He is shown (left) in costume for his part as Grand Duke Charles, watching from the camera a rehearsal in the Foreign Office quadrangle. But where was Marilyn? Spending her first Sunday morning in England with husband, Arthur Miller, at their Surrey honeymoon home.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30207
Materials:
ink, paint, paper (fibre product), wax
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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