• Short Summary

    FROM MEXICO, SPOTLIGHT ON ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST PUBLICISED ROMANCES: ACTRESS ELIZABETH TAYLOR WITH RICHARD BURTON.

  • Description

    FROM MEXICO, SPOTLIGHT ON ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST PUBLICISED ROMANCES: ACTRESS ELIZABETH TAYLOR WITH RICHARD BURTON.THEY'RE SEEN RELAXING AT THE FISHING VILLAGE OF PUERTO VALLARTA, WHERE 38-YEAR-OLD BRITISH ACTOR BURTON HAS JUST FINISHED FILMING 'NIGHT OF THE IGUANA.'
    THEIR NAMES HAVE BEEN ROMANTICALLY LINKED SINCE THEY MADE THE FILM 'CLEOPATRA' IN ROME TOGETHER YEARS AGO.

    THEY WERE FILMED TOGETHER ON MONDAY - THE DAY IT WAS REPORTED THAT RICHARD BURTON'S WIFE, SYBIL, HAD BEEN GRANTED A DIVORCE BY A JUDGE AT PUERTO VALLARTA.MRS.BURTON SUED ON THE GROUNDS OF HER HUSBAND'S ALLEGED "CRUEL AND INHUMAN TREATMENT" AND "ABANDONMENT."
    MRS.BURTON WAS AWARDED AN ANNUAL PAYMENT AND THE CUSTODY OF THEIR TWO DAUGHTERS.THE BURTONS HAVE ALSO AGREED ON A PROPERTY SETTLEMENT.

    ALMOST THREE MONTHS AGO TO THE DAY MISS TAYLOR, TRAVELLING TO MEXICO FROM LONDON WITH MR.BURTON, TOLD REPORTERS DURING A STOP-OVER IN TORONTO: "I'LL BE MRS.BURTON IN THREE MONTHS."
    RICHARD BURTON PLANS TO STAY IN MEXICO UNTIL LATE NEXT MONTH WHEN HE LEAVES FOR TORONTO FOR REHEARSALS OF 'HAMLET'.MEANWHILE, REPORTS PERSIST THAT HE AND MISS TAYLOR WILL WED ANY DAY.

    ALSO FILMED HERE IS THE VILLA WHERE FOUR-TIMES MARRIED MISS TAYLOR IS STAYING AT PUERTO VALLARTA.

    A TOY DOG IS SHOWN BEING DELIVERED AT THE VILLA FOR MISS TAYLOR'S DAUGHTER BY A PREVIOUS MARRIAGE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACNNY4BYKEMZRM4V00HFOASVR3
    Media URN:
    VLVACNNY4BYKEMZRM4V00HFOASVR3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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