Articles Tagged 'Diana Dors'

Remembering Dickie Dawson

Long before he was a star of Hogan’s Heroes and then the popular host of Family Feud in the U.S., Richard Dawson was known in England as Dickie Dawson. The comic actor and game show host, who died June 2 at age 79 in Los Angeles of complications from esophageal cancer, first rose to fame […]

The British Marilyn: Blonde Bombshell Diana Dors

My Week with Marilyn, a movie opening tomorrow (Nov. 23), looks at what happened when Marilyn Monroe arrived on British shores. Hollywood’s reigning sex goddess visited London to shoot The Prince and the Showgirl, a wan 1957 romantic comedy in which she co-starred with and was directed by Laurence Olivier, England’s most respected theatrical star […]