Sunday 18th March – Albion Hotel at 10.00 am
As entertainment PR himself, coming from a family of entertainment PR, Gary has loads of gossips in the bag, including some great tales about Marilyn Monroe, and other giants of the Hollywood era.
Gary Springer is an entertainment publicist representing film, theatre and events. He represents independent and foreign films at festivals in the US and abroad, for release in the U.S., and as sales and distribution consultant. Gary’s first career was as an actor with film’s including “Dog Day Afternoon,” “Jaws 2,” “Small Circle of Friends” and “Law and Disorder.” He’s a member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, a founding member of the Creative Coalition, and advisory board member for the Monaco based International Emerging Film Talent Association.
Gary grew up in New York, a child of the entertainment business. His mother, June was a Broadway singer, and, as Monica Lane, was a headliner for many years at the famed Latin Quarter in NYC. His father, John, was one of the leading entertainment PR representatives in the world for many years. He represented a galaxy of film, theatre and television stars including Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Henry Fonda, Marilyn Monroe, Tony Randall, Paul Newman, Louise Brooks, Lillian Gish, Montgomery Clift, Gary Cooper, Marlene Dietrich, Robert Preston, Bette Davis, Liv Ullmann, Yves Montand, Sir Michael Redgrave, Lana Turner, Warren Beatty, Julie Christy, Peter O’Toole, to name just a few. He represented such films as Bonnie & Clyde, Catch 22, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Midnight Cowboy, Z, Monty Python & The Holy Grail, Marlene, Tess, and many others. There were numerous Broadway productions, Special events, Film Festivals, and much more.
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