The Power of Stardom — The Case of Mel Ferrer

Consider poor Mary Matilda Irene Donohue Ferrer, mother of Mel. She was a woman way ahead of her time. Born into the wealthy and socially prominent New York family, Mary Donohue scorned many offers of marriage until the right man came along. ┬áThe right man was Cuban born Dr. Jose Maria Ferrer, chief of staff […]