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Hollywood East by Mallory

Remembering Sidney Lumet's Elegance

April 11, 2011

Tags: Elaine's, Faye Dunaway, Frank Pierson, Guggenheim Museum, Julie Christie, Mary Gimbel, Ned Tannen, Paddy Chayefsky, Pearl's, Prince Of The City, Robert De Niro, Ron Mallory, Ryan O'Neal, Warren Beatty, Academy Of Motion Pictures, Lifetime Achievement Award, Manhattan, Entertainment News

Sidney Lumet was an oxymoron. A socialite who loved to portray the gritty side of New York City.
Lumet was a permanent fixture at Elaine's Restaurant, known for its celebrities, on Manhattan's Upper East Side. He also enjoyed ordering caviar and champagne which he did for me at the Beverly Hills Hotel prior to (more…)

"Oscar Is an Old Man, Too, and Respected for It. Why Aren't Hollywood's Stars?"

February 27, 2011

Tags: Ageism, Annette Benning, Barbra Streisand, Bob Hope. Melissa Leo, Caterine Zeta Jones. Jane Fonda, Joy Behar, Julianna Moore Goldie Hawn, Liz Taylor, Oscars, Oscars 2011, The Fighter, Warren Beatty, Entertainment News

I miss Bob Hope. Oscar meets ageism. Why doesn't Hwood do a film about ageism?
It's been done, has it? Well, do a sequel. It's a new story this Oscar race.

Melissa Leo felt she had to pay for stunning photos of herself at fifty to be used as press shots because the glossy (more…)

Selected Works

In LOVING MAILER, Mallory details her passionate affair with the renowned author and Pulitzer Prize winner.
FLASH is fast, smart and irresistible to read.
Memoir in progress
PICASSO'S GHOST....Meeting Claude Picasso, Pablo's son, and falling in love