(TV Series documentary)
Author of memoir "Brando for Breakfast" (Berkley Publishing Group, 1980)
Did You Know?
In May of 1971, Anna took custody of actress Gia Scala
, who was undergoing acute mental depression and was under psychiatric observation. Anna had once replaced Gia in the Glenn Ford/Jack Lemmon starrer Cowboy
(1958). Gia, who had tried to take her life a number of times, stayed with Anna and her son, Christian Brando, for about two months. Gia committed suicide in April of the following year.