Family Theater of the Air, ep. Tom Summit; broadcast June 12, 1957.
3 Print Biographies |
7 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
6' (1.83 m)
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[on his disillusionment with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, where he made his first films] Metro was really a star-builder, no doubt about that. You were wrapped in cotton wool. I was encouraged to emulate Robert Taylor
, who came to the studio every day of his life in a pinstripe suit and pressed shirt with a pin through the collar. They were very high on pins through the collar.
When the Kennedy administration political alienated Frank Sinatra
in 1962 due to the singer's ties with the Mafia, Sinatra blamed Peter and severed their friendship permanently. Peter was supposed to appear in the Rat Pack movie Robin and the 7 Hoods
(1964). Peter was replaced by Bing Crosby
. In later years, when Lawford decided to attend Sinatra's Las Vegas performance at Caeser's Palace in an ...