American Experience

Marion Davies

Clip: Season 33 Episode 43 | 1m 18s

Marion Davies was the mistress of media tycoon William Randolph Hearst. Hearst used his influence and wealth to launch a film career for Davies.

Aired: 09/27/21

Rating: NR

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