In 1959, she starred in an unsold pilot for a proposed anthology series called, "The Esther Williams Show".
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Esther Williams did more for a bathing suit than John Wayne ever did for a cowboy hat, Tom Mix for a horse, Errol Flynn for a sword, Ronald Colman for a pith helmet, or Cary Grant for a tuxedo. -- Jim Murray, columnist for the Los Angeles Times, in a 1984 article.
Excerpts from her 1999 autobiography in major American magazines revealed that her one-time lover, actor Jeff Chandler
, was obsessed about dressing in women's clothing. Williams' revelations about Chandler angered many readers. The book also revealed Williams took LSD under a doctor's supervision, after Cary Grant
Being an acclaimed swimming champion, her films usually had elaborate dance sequences involving swimming.