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The Helen Morgan Story 

Broadway legend Helen Morgan 's life as told by her mother, from her early start in second rate speakeasies to star of top rated shows and owning her own club. Also seen is her poor choices... See full summary »

Director:

George Roy Hill

Writers:

Paul Monash (teleplay), Lulu Morgan (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Polly Bergen ... Helen Morgan
Hoagy Carmichael ... Marty Dix
Sylvia Sidney ... Lulu Morgan
Robert Lowery ... Roy Patterson
Reginald Denny ... George White
Ronnie Burns ... Bobby Talbot
Lili Gentle ... Marilyn Flood
Benay Venuta ... Texas Guinan
James Westerfield ... Frank Piggan
Willard Sage ... Forbes
Paul Lambert ... Korck
Glen Turnbull Glen Turnbull ... Broomstick Elliott
Dan Frazer ... Rally Spraker
Benny Carter Benny Carter ... Ben Carter
Robin Morse Robin Morse ... Proprietor
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Broadway legend Helen Morgan 's life as told by her mother, from her early start in second rate speakeasies to star of top rated shows and owning her own club. Also seen is her poor choices,such as her affair with a married man, her short marriage to a much younger man, a court fight over an adopted baby and her fatal descent into booze addiction. Written by WesternOne

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The story about being given a baby by a showgirl is pure invention. In real life, Helen Morgan had a baby on June 25, 1926 and gave it away for adoption. See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 May 1957 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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