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Marsha Hunt's Sweet Adversity

Marsha Hunt's Sweet Adversity

Biography, Documentary | English | 101 minutes

Company

Indie Rights


Cast & Crew

Director

Roger C. Memos

Cast

Harry Belafonte, Walter Bernstein, Steven Carr Reuben, Renee Cary


Trailer

youtube.com/watch?v=xZ6T-qlO7w4&t=


Synopsis

In 1935, 17 year old aspiring actress Marsha Hunt was discovered in Hollywood. She signed with Paramount Pictures and went on to a flourishing career at MGM. She made 54 films in 17 years before a series of unfortunate events led to her being unfairly blacklisted. After the blacklist, she championed humanitarian causes, forging a career as one of Hollywood's first celebrity activists.


Completion Year

2019


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