Featured on the Merv Griffin Show, you finally had the chance to clear the air about Ecstasy and the infamous swimming scene:

Griffin [on arriving in America amid the Ecstasy buzz]:

“You really came over here with a bang.”

Well, I didn’t know they were going to zoom in with a special lens.
No, they said they would be way away, you know.

Not close up!

Griffin: “Wasn’t that scene supposed to be in the movie?”

Hedy: “I don’t think so. It wasn’t in the script.”



I was a kid.




“Hedy, or the Tale of the Fourteen-Year-Old”

Howard Tavel

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