The story deals with Gloria Vanderbilt's difficult coming-of-age when, at eleven, she was a pawn in a custody battle between her sybaritic mother and her aunt.
Money, glamour, scandal . . . The story of Little Gloria Vanderbilt. [Video] [Australia]
Did You Know?
In reality, Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt and her sister Thelma were identical twins. Lucy Gutteridge
, who plays Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt in this TV movie, later played Thelma in The Woman He Loved
(1988). See more
In a voiceover exchange of 1933 telegrams Gloria states that she will be returning from Paris on the Lusitania arriving on Thursday September 25. The Lusitania was torpedoed in May 1915 and no subsequent liners were given this name, although her sister ship Mauretania was in her last year of service. September 25 1933 was also a Monday. See more