Following the the end of Marilyn and Milton Greene’s friendship, their lives went in different directions. Milton carried on his photography and life with his young family, and Marilyn spent the next few years married to Arthur Miller and trying to start a family of her own. This proved more difficult than she imagined and thus led to the end of her marriage to Miller in 1960. Continue reading “The End of Marilyn and Milton”
By the end of 1954 Milton and Marilyn had developed a very close working relationship, but Marilyn’s life was in flux. She had just divorced Joe DiMaggio and was unhappy in her contract with 20th Century Fox. With this in mind, Milton talked to her about fleeing Los Angeles and moving to New York.
To celebrate the arrival of the new Milton Greene book – The Essential Marilyn Monroe – I wanted to write about Marilyn and Milton. Their friendship spanned from 1953 to 1957 and, I feel, was one of the most important relationships in Marilyn’s life. To find out more keep reading! Continue reading “Marilyn and Milton – Part One”