Two years after his death the late actor's photographs were edited by Tom Hutchinson as "Niven's Hollywood" and published by Salem House.
11 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
5 Interviews |
5 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
19 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' (1.83 m)
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[on Errol Flynn
] Flynn was a magnificent specimen of the rampant male. Outrageously good looking, he was a great natural athlete who played tennis with Donald Budge and boxed with "Mushy" Calahan. The extras, among whom I had many friends, disliked him intensely.
Became friends with Clark Gable
during the 1930s. While Gable was serving in England during World War II, he used to stay over at the Nivens' cottage and spend time with Niven's wife and children. A few years later Niven's wife died in a tragic accident, and Gable did his best to comfort Niven. Niven said, "Clark was drawing on his own awful experience [his wife Carole Lombard
's tragic death] to...
[names]: his characters are often named after his real-life friends, or refer to his real-life friends as sources of information.