Cary Grant was married five times. He had numerous affairs with some of the most glamorous and beautiful women in Hollywood.
But by his own admission, Grant had intimacy issues.
Here’s the story of a Cary Grant, er, love affair, of which you’ve probably never heard.
In a very real sense, Mel Brooks identified the Cary Grant dilemma:
There was no Cary Grant.
There was only a glamorous, romantic image. The reality of Cary Grant was bound to disappoint even a star struck Jewish kid from Brooklyn.
As Cary Grant observed: “Everyone wants to be Cary Grant. Even I want to be Cary Grant.”