Alexandra Pollard reports. W ait a minute, sorry, sorry, sorry. She has just fluffed her lines again. Shall we … from the beginning? The film will never be completed. Monroe hardly ever showed up on set.
Candid photos of Marilyn Monroe swimming naked are set to go under the hammer for £26,000
Something’s Got to Give: The story of the Marilyn Monroe film that never got made | The Independent
Just 23 years old at the time, Schiller, at the set on assignment for Look magazine, had no idea that he was getting to know the icon in some of her most vulnerable moments. In an adaptation of his memoir about their sessions together, Schiller recounts intimate and telling conversations that illuminate the private struggles that consumed the starlet in her final days. Your face is on magazine covers all over the world! Everyone knows Marilyn Monroe! Marilyn even confided her deepest worry. I want a child and I fear a child. Whenever it came close, my body said no and I lost the baby.
Photos: The Lost Marilyn Nudes—Outtakes from Her Last On-Set Photo Shoot
The late Hollywood icon looks sensational in the highly-sought after shots. The intimate shots, taken just before the movie icon's death, include a number of her posing naked in a swimming pool and another of her seductively slipping into a robe. Other shots, taken by film producer Lawrence Schiller in , show her enjoying sparklers in a birthday cake. They are among 12 candid pictures of the screen siren that will be on offer with Heritage Auctions in New York next week. For the largescale Frank Sinatra image, taken by Terry O'Neill, he captured the King of Swing walking through a crowd surrounded by guards.