The Ogden Standard-Examiner from Ogden, Utah on October 2, 1971 · Page 18
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The Ogden Standard-Examiner from Ogden, Utah · Page 18

Ogden, Utah
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Saturday, October 2, 1971
Page 18
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4TV - °g den Standard-Examiner, Saturday, October 2, 1971 fm BEHIND THE SCENES Harrison's In Limelight nnri By ALICE PARDOE WEST HOLLYWOOD - Rex Harrison has hit the limelight again —this lime for his marriage to Richard. Harris' ex wife, the Harris. lovely Elizabeth screen rights for "Pride of Lions" and "Nowhere Girl" for his own company and will produce them in Hollywood. So far he has not decided to star in them. Rex's son. Noel Harrison, is They were married at the estate of Alan Lerner in Oyster Bay N.Y. and have been feted and feted. They left to spend their honeymoon at Rex's beautiful villa in Porlofino, Italy, with Elizabeth's parents, Lord and Lady Ogmore, and her ollowing his father's profession, the his )ut so far, has not made spectacular career that father has. . "I'm glad he's in show Business," Rex told me, "but 1 let his own course We're. different types—so Svhy FRED GWYNNE (right) starring as Davy Crockett and Roger Davis as Col. "William Travis consider the Mexican threat >to the Alamo in a scene from ."The Siege of the Alanio" to be broadcast Saturday at 10:30 a.m. on Channel 5. This is a children's Version of the CBS series of '-eyewitness re-enactments of his- is a children's-version of the CBS series of /• toric. events." teK TV SCOUT No Ear Plugs for Monty three sons by Richard Harris. They also have leased a six- story town house in Belgravia with a separate guest collage and a staff of six. Rex will be celebrity guest o honor at the San' Francisco International Film Festival While there Rex will preside over-a "Rex Reel Retrospective" tribute to him, which will highlight his greatest on-screen performances. They then will head for Hollywood to visit their many friends who are scrambling to get in their dates for parties for them. NO DEFINITE PLANS. "I have no definite plans' for a play," the popular actor says "but I'm definitely going to star in the film, "Don Quixote" in Rome in the spring. It will be produced by my own company along with BBC. It has nothing to do "with 'Man of La Mancha'." Rex says he- owns his TV special "Platinov". with BBC and that they hope, to market it in the United States. should I interfere." Ernest Borgnine doesn't like :o travel, but I guess he has to, if he wants to work in his profession. He just finished making "Hanm'e Caulder" costarred with Raquel Welch, and has been chosen now for the role in "The Habit Makes the Monk" to be made in Almeria-. .•Robert Preston is back. He is currently making "Junior Bonner," his first role since "Music Man," eight years ago, and already is considering starring opposite Geraldine Fitzgerald in the London stage revival of "Long Day's Journey Into Night." . QI/ESTION-^-Does Monty Hall ft from Let's Make a Deal wear fear plugs? I was wondering Because all the, ladies scream in ' his ear. How long has he been [on (he show? I really feel sorry •for' him, : — Monika Linke, ,.Orlando j,F)a. | ANSWER-T-For the last seven : years Monty'Hall has endured • Hisses, : hugs and piercing screams 'as lie elicits the gambling instinct from members of the audience. He doesn't wear ear/plugs, but maybe he should; : ; •:• QUESTION-Has the oldie "Pennies From .Heaven" 'ever .been shown on TV? — Shirley : Wojciehowski, Alsip, III. •• .ANSWEfr-"Pennies From Heaven," the 1936 musica ^starring Bing Crosby, Madge : Evans and Edith Fellows, is one of those soap-opera-y movies •which' is frequently shown on TV. For the next showing check local listings, QUESTION-Favorite Sport- My husband and I have a disagreement to settle. Who wa the female star in the movie which; appeared on TV a fev weeks: ago, "Man's Favorite 'Sport?" Rock, Hudson was th mate star. I say the female wa Jane Fonda, my husband says i -- - Me wasn't. — Mrs. Roger Clanahan, Jackson, Mo. ANSWER-You're wrong Jane Fonda wasn't in this \% movie. The- cast did includ Reck'Hudson, Paula Prenfiss John McGiver, Maria Perschy Charlene Holt and Rosco Karns. QUESTION-Could you please ill me if Steve McQueen was he star of, the World. War II Wvie, "King Rat"? If not, who ere the stars? This would ettle an argument of four years etween iny husband and yself.—Mrs. P.G, LaBon'te, )eland, Fla. ANSWER-,To settle the four- ear-old argument: The cast of he movie included George is the owner of the California Angels baseball team. QUESTION - Charles Laughton starred in the movie, "Mutiny On the Bounty". Can you tell me who played the part of Mr. Christian? —-F. Comrie, Dunedin, Fla. ANSWER—There were two movies made of "Mutiny On the Bounty." The original of 1935 had Charles Laughton as the tyrannical Captain Bligh. Clark , He's. always open for a stage play. "I'd like to do another egal, Torn. Courtenay, James j Ga t,i e p i aye d Mr. Christian. In 'ox, Patrick O'Neal, John Mills nd Alan Webb, but no Steve dcQueen. QUESTION-Whp starred in ie horror movie based on Sdgar Allan Poe's work, "The laven"? I say Bela Lugosi and Joris' Karlotf. My friend says Vincent Price and Boris Karloff. — Jack Nettle, Evansville, Ind. ANSWER - You're both right, but you're talking about different .movies. "The Raven," released 'in 1935, starred Boris {arloff and Bela Lugosi. The 1963 version of "The Raven' starred Vincent Price, Peter Lorre and Boris Karloff. QUESTION—I haven't seen or lieard about Gene Aufry in quite a while. Is he still alive? If so now- old is he? — Franl Heinardo, Corpus Christi, Tex. ANSWER-Gene Autr> doesn't make loo many publii appearances, but he is alive ahi well at the age of 64. In fact he ADULT PARTY GAMES ^BOUTIQUE 21" 3870 Washington Ilvrf. Lynda's Draperies * Complete window treatment FREE ESTIMATES he 1962 remake, the parts went > Trevor Howard and Marlon irando. ; QUESTION-My husband and are betting on Elvis Presley's ge. He says Elvis is under 35 ears old. I say he is over 35. Vho's right?, —' Mrs. John lodges, Cape Girardeaii, Mo. ANSWER-You're right, by a /ear. Elvis Presley, who is still >reaking records with sellout icrformances is 36 years old. QUESTION-My daughter :>ays that Ginger Rogers was in he movie "Lady in the Dark" and I say it was Ann Sothern. Who was the star? — Mrs. S. Ciavati, Miami, Fla. ANSWER-Your daughter's right, "Lady In the Dark," a I94i release, starred Ginger Rogers and Ray Milland. Broadway play," he says, "but it would have to be as good as 'My Fair Lady.' It gefs terribly boring going to the theater six nights a week and matinees, i£ you're not in love with what .you're doing." The England-born star became an actor at the age of 16. He achieved his experience spending about 18 years with repertory and touring companies in England. He was a leading star in London's West End and made such films as "Night Train,"; "Storm- in a Teacup" and "Blithe Spirit," after which he went Hollywood where he made films for three years, includinf "Anna and the King of Siam.' ORDER OF MERIT Since then, Rex has divided iis time between pictures and the New York stages. The Italian Government presented Rex with the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic the"highest honor that country can bestow on TRIO IN TV TAKEOFF—Guest star Karen Valentine, as the "flying doctor," Larry Hovis (left) as Dr. Spock of TV's "Star Trek," and Johnny Brown, as Grandpa McCoy, spoof TV series on the Monday colorcast of "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In" on the NBC Television Network, Channel 2 at 6:30 p.m. for his contribution to the arts, for his demonstrated love' of Italy. 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