Albert R. 'Cubby' Broccoli, Arthur P. Jacobs, Charles 'Jerry' Juroe, Colin Clark, Johnny Hyde, Laurence Olivier, Marilyn Monroe, Milton Greene, My Week With Marilyn, Pat Newcomb, Peter Sellers, The Prince And The Showgirl
Legendary movie publicist Charles ‘Jerry’ Juroe has died aged 98, Variety reports.
He was born in San Francisco, and as a child, attended an unforgettable North Beach baseball game with his father. “At that time its star player was probably better known because of his elder brother, Vince, who played in the minor league,” Juroe wrote in his 2018 memoir. “When a little boy meets a baseball player (even a sandlot level one), he is impressed only by his size and the aura of his uniform; but all my adult life I recalled with pride and awe meeting Joe DiMaggio at the very start of his storied career. To think that one day I would work in London, England, for a woman he married is a ‘bridge too far’ in anyone’s life of amazing coincidences.” Continue reading