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The biographies of glamorous Hollywood legends including memorable film clips and interviews with friends and relatives, providing a personal and intimate perspective.
Gary Cooper: The Face of a Hero #504
Known for his personification of the Western Hero, it was Montana-born Gary Cooper's horse-riding skills that first brought him bit parts in movies - and he never lost his love of the great American outdoors.
- KET2 Sunday, May 19 at 4:00 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, May 21 at 4:00 am EDT
Ingrid Bergman #510
Presents the remarkably talented but down-to-earth Ingrid Bergman who became a screen icon of romantic love. Actors Liv Ullmann, Angela Lansbury, Anthony Quinn, Jose Ferrer, and Colleen Dewhurst are interviewed. John Gielgud narrates.
- KET2 Sunday, May 26 at 4:00 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, May 28 at 4:00 am EDT
Grace Kelly: The American Princess #509
Philadelphia society life held little appeal for this acclaimed beauty, so she headed to New York City to be a model and actress. Within four years she was a major star in Hollywood and an Academy Award winner. Then she turned her back on it all to become Her Serene Highness, Princess Grace of Monaco.
- KET2 Sunday, June 2 at 4:00 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, June 4 at 4:00 am EDT
Mae West ... and the Men Who Knew Her #507
As the first "blonde bombshell," Mae West reigned supreme and changed the nation's view of women, sex, and race - on stage, in films, on radio, and television. Her bawdy humor challenged taboos of the day and she braved jail for her so-called "pornographic" plays.
- KET2 Sunday, June 9 at 3:00 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, June 11 at 4:00 am EDT
Marilyn Monroe ... Beyond The Legend #502
This film features Marilyn Monroe's greatest moments on film - Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, How To Marry a Millionaire, The Seven-Year Itch, Some Like It Hot, and more. Those who knew her best, including Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters, Sheree North, Susan Strasberg, Don Murray, Celeste Holm, and Josh Logan, share their memories. Richard Widmark narrates.
- KET2 Sunday, June 9 at 4:00 pm EDT
- KET Tuesday, June 25 at 4:00 am EDT
Gregory Peck: His Own Man #503
Talented and enduring Academy Award-winning star Gregory Peck tells how it was when the studios ruled and a shy boy from a broken family could rise to become a famous leading man.
- KET Tuesday, June 18 at 4:00 am EDT
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