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Scandalous Me: The Jacqueline Susann Story (1998)

Drugs, alcohol and controversy mark the author's life.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Irving Mansfield
Bernard Geis
Annie Laurie Williams
Goldie Semple ...
Rose Susann
Robert Susann
Bea Cole
Laurie Paton ...
Joyce Matthews
Sandra O'Neill ...
Benay Venuta
Maria Syrgiannis ...
Dara Perlmutter ...
Young Jackie
Asa Perlman ...
Young Guy
Doug Lacoste
Kevin Hicks ...
Don Preston


Drugs, alcohol and controversy mark the author's life.

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Release Date:

9 December 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Escândalo de Mulher  »

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Jacqueline Susann: That's Patty Duke over there, and this is Sharon Tate.
Annie Laurie Williams: Um. And where is, what's her name - Barbara Parkins?
Sharon Tate: She's not in this scene.
Annie Laurie Williams: Well, she should be.
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References Valley of the Dolls (1967) See more »


Theme from Valley of the Dolls
Dionne Warwick
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Mediocre at best.
25 November 2002 | by (palookaville) – See all my reviews

This is better then the Bette Midler vehicle but still doesn't work in my opinion. Michelle Lee looks a lot more like Susann then Bette Midler but she doesn't have Susann's spark, you need both. Lee produced this I assume because she wanted to play Susann. The same thing happened with Jessica Lange in the Patsy Cline story, she produced it, she played it, it didn't work,totally miscast. Bottom line: watchable but a missing something.

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