Lana Turner’s Secret Moments


Although Old Hollywood legends and royal princesses alike may have been revered for their enviable style and penchant for luxury, they also grappled with troubled upbringings and tumultuous relationships throughout their lifetimes. Delving past the curtain of glamorous celebrity, Secret Moments is a series humanizing the icons of yesterday.

Legendary Hollywood actress and femme fatale Lana Turner was born Julia Jean Turner February 8th, 1921 in the panhandle region of Idaho. Regarded as a vision of the American dream, the skewed path of her humble beginnings led her to the famed story of her accidental discovery at a soda fountain that soon formed Turner into a household name. A symbol of sex, glamour and old Hollywood, Turner’s public image in Hollywood mirrored her private image holding no distinction between her life on screen and at home, she was unapologetically and totally herself. Honoring the life of the Hollywood starlet on her birthday, CR dips into the archives revealing some of her best kept off-screen secrets.

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