Wrote "Once Upon a Time: A True Story," a book that documents her experiences on being the subject of arguably the most famous child custody case of the 20th century.Book for Fawcett Gold Medal (1985)
1 Biographical Movie
2 Print Biographies
Gloria Vanderbilt Stokowski
Did You Know?
When I'm traveling to promote my book, I feel like an artful impostor. What I really am is when I'm in my (painter's) studio and when I'm writing. With actors, it's the same thing. They're kind of artful impostors in public. When you get to know them, they're different people.
Her first husband, mobster Pat DiCicco
, was a henchman for Lucky Luciano
, and is often implicated in the murder of his former wife, Thelma Todd
The Poor Little Rich Girl