Lady Sings the Blues

Billie Holiday (book, subject)
Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor (starring)
Sidney J. Furie (director)
Suzanne de Passe, Chris Clark, Terence McCloy (screenwriters)

London: Cinema International, Circa 1972. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1972 film, showing actors Diana Ross and Richard Pryor on the beach. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with a Cinema International stamp.

Based on Billie Holiday's 1956 autobiography, which recounts her troubled rise to fame, failed romantic relationships, and drug addiction. Ross' film debut.

Set in New York and Baltimore.

8 x 10 inches. Near Fine, with light creasing at the corners.

[Book #158492]