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The Father of Hollywood

Gaelyn Whitley Keith

The Father of Hollywood

by Gaelyn Whitley Keith

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Published by BookSurge Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11814733M
    ISBN 101419653873
    ISBN 109781419653872
    OCLC/WorldCa85839393

    Overview Billy Wilkerson was the most powerful man in Hollywood during the s, ’40s, and ’50s. He was owner and publisher of the Hollywood Reporter, the film industry newspaper that became known as “Hollywood’s bible,” and he built the Café Trocadero and other legendary nightspots of the Sunset Strip. Judy Lewis didn’t find out she was the secret daughter of two Hollywood stars until she was 31 years old. the perfect father and role model. but refused to allow the book to be published.

    The Father Of Hollywood by Gaelyn Whitley Keith, The Father Of Hollywood Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Father Of Hollywood books, The life of visionary real estate developer HJ Whitley is told by his great-granddaughter, based on his letters, memoirs and reminiscences of his wife, and other documentation. The book, Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Mob and the Movies, by Gianni Russo with Patrick Picciarelli, will be published in hardcover and audio by St. Martin’s Press on Ma First print copies. Available for order now on

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The over-the-top memoir of a real-life mobster-turned-actor who helped make The Godfather a reality, and his story of life on the edge between danger and glamour.

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Whitley, also known as the “Father of Hollywood,” stepped in. Whitley opened the Hollywood Hotel—now the site of. Hollywood Godfather is Gianni Russo's over-the-top memoir of a real-life mobster-turned-actor who helped make The Godfather a reality, and his story of life on the edge between danger and glamour.

Gianni Russo was a handsome year-old mobster with no acting experience when he walked onto the set of The Godfather and entered Hollywood history. Hollywood Godfather is Gianni Russo’s glamorous over-the-top reflection on his time—both real-life and on-screen—spent with the Italian mob in the s.

Gianni Russo’s memoir, Hollywood Godfather, opens with a scene that wouldn’t be out of place in a Martin Scorsese movie.

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