Leonard Morpurgo

Leonard Morpurgo a Hollywood Publicist, on the set with host Karyn Foley at the Calabasas Library, discussing his book, "Of Kings and Queens and Movie Stars - True Revelations of a Hollywood Publicist!".

Autho92bAs one of Hollywood’s leading international publicity executives, Leonard Morpurgo has travelled the world, from California to Cannes for over 30 years with many of the greatest movie stars and celebrities of those decades from Cary Grant to Steve McQueen to the Duke of Windsor to Charlton Heston, Warren Beatty, Leslie Caron, Peter O’Toole, Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir Alec Guinness and many, many more.

This is showbiz from the very intimate inside. Leonard was literally the third person on Cary Grant's honeymoon with Dyan Cannon...and writes all about it! You'll read all about life in the movies in the more glorious and glamorous 70s, 80s, and 90s. Morpurgo was right in there organizing, advising, encouraging and taking the heat for the cream of the movie crop as well as the heads of state from around the world.

Touching and funny, insightful and revelatory, "Of Kings and Queens and Movie Stars" reveals Morpurgo’s rollicking, frolicking adventures in the glamor cities of the world with the glamorous people of the world who were his friends.

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