Material relating to newsreel story "My Fair Lady Comes To Town" - 65/11.
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes rushes) for story "My Fair Lady Comes to Town' 65/11.
Extra material not used in newsreel story.
Royal Premiere for musical film "My Fair Lady" in London. Various shots film stars and industry big wigs arriving: Stanley Holloway, MacGregor Scott, Jack L. Warner, Lawrence Harvey, Paul Getty, D.J. Goodlatte, Mrs. P. Horton. Good shots of crowds outside in Leicester Square, including C/U of two policewomen holding back fans. More shots stars at premiere: Earl and Lady Mountbatten, C.J. Latta. Good shots stars arriving by car, including Vivien Leigh with Rex Harrison and Audrey Hepburn with Mel Ferrer. We see Princess Alexandra with her husband Angus Oglivy and Earl Mountbatten. The Princess is introduced to the stars. Various shots VIPs in foyer: Laura Wolfeson, Issaac Wolfeson, Ray Ellington and his wife. Nice shot Mel Ferrer removing eye lash from Audrey's cheek.
Note: for more details of celebrities present see record for newsreel story, film id 1790.12.