- Martin Balsam, Marjorie Morningstar, 1957. A Star is Bored… Novelist Herman Wouk’s heroine is the proverbial Jewish-American princess. She wants to be a Broadway star – and falls for the no-hoper social director of a Borsht Belt summer resort Warner Bros bought the book Marlon Brando-Elizabeth Taylor in ’56. And Martin Balsam took over the medical practice from the previously suggested Conrad Janis.
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