A passionate, tender and captivating story of glamour, infidelity and love, behind the scenes of the most iconic Hollywood movie ever made Rome 1961.
The cameras roll on the film set of Cleopatra and the explosive Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton love affair is about to capture the world's attention.
When Diana Bailey begins work as a historical advisor, tensions are running high.
The film is in financial crisis and a media storm is brewing over the Taylor-Burton relationship.
Diana adjusts to a new life away from her troubled marriage, and strikes up a close friendship with Helen, a young make-up artist, as well as seeking solace in Ernesto, a charismatic member of the film crew.
But Helen is harbouring a dark secret - one that will affect Diana in more ways than she could ever imagine...An enthralling story of love and passion, set against the stunning backdrop of one of the most iconic Hollywood movies ever made.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 23/05/2013
- Category: Sagas
- ISBN: 9781847563262