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1959.02.11: Telegram from Arthur Miller to Billy Wilder regarding Billy’s criticism of Marilyn during the filming of Some Like It Hot.
Some Like It Hot
19 Nov 1958, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA —- Actress Marilyn Monroe draws admiring glances Maurice Chevalier as the famous Frenchman pays his respects on the set of “Some Like It Hot”, the picture in which Miss Monroe co-stars with Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon. The exciting looking dress worn here was designed by Orry-Kelly for a scene in this picture.
On set of ‘Some Like It Hot’
“She has a certain indefinable magic that comes across, which no other actress in the business has.” - Billy Wilder
Marilyn Monroe as ‘Sugar Kane Kowalczyk’ in ‘Some Like It Hot’.
↳ I don’t care how rich he is, as long as he has a yacht, his own private railroad car, and his own toothpaste.
Marilyn at a press conference for Some Like It Hot, July 1958.