“FAMILY AFFAIR” Actress, Kathy Garver to Appear at The Filmmakers’ Gallery for Book Signing Today
2015-12-02 · By Editor
Long Beach Native Kathy Garver will be appearing at The Filmmakers’ Gallery on Wednesday, December 2nd from 6-9pm, to sign copies of her new book Surviving Cissy: My Family Affair of Life in Hollywood.
Garver starred in the hit, EMMY-Award winning series Family Affair for its entire 5-season run in the late 1960’s – early 1970’s. She played the oldest of three siblings being raised by her Uncle Bill – played by Brian Keith, and his butler Mr. French – Played by British actor Sebastian Cabot. An accomplished actress and author, Kathy attended London’s prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and holds a Master’s Degree in Theatre Arts from UCLA.
Kathy Garver was spotted by the legendary director/producer Cecil B. DeMille in the crowd of extras while shooting his Academy Award-winning blockbuster The Ten Commandments (1956). DeMille was so smitten with Kathy – that he wrote dialog and created a scene with Charlton Heston just for her!
Come and spend the evening with Ms. Garver, and hear stories of her life in Hollywood!
This is a TICKETED EVENT, and includes a light supper with beverages, dessert and coffee sponsored by Hot Java; as well as a screening of 2 classic episodes of Family Affair and a Q&A lead by special guest and best-selling author Herbie J. Pilato. Copies of Surviving Cissy: My Family Affair of Life in Hollywood – will be available for purchase.
FOR MORE INFORMATION and to purchase tickets, Please e-mail us: firstname.lastname@example.org; OR – Call us at: (562) 433-4500. Our website is: www.thefilmmakersgallery.com. Visit our Facebook page.
The Filmmakers’ Gallery is located at 2238 East Broadway Long Beach, CA 90803, Ph (562) 433-4500, email email@example.com.