Gerard William Marshall
|Birthplace:||Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States|
|Death:||Died in Paris, Île-de-France, France|
|Managed by:||Adam Robert Brown|
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Biography for William Marshall Date of Birth 12 October 1917, Chicago, Illinois, USA Date of Death 8 June 1994, Paris, France (natural causes) Birth Name Gerard William Marshall Spouse Ginger Rogers (16 March 1961 - 1969) (divorced) Micheline Presle (1950 - 1954) (divorced) 1 child Michèle Morgan (15 September 1942 - 5 May 1949) (divorced) 1 child Bandleader, actor, director. Father of Tonie Marshall Appeared in French films with then-wife Micheline Presle in the 1950s. He also directed her in Adventures of Captain Fabian (1951) opposite Errol Flynn. In 1961 he married Ginger Rogers. The marriage soured very quickly, not helped when the movie he produced her in (The Confession (1964)) bombed. Though long separated, they did not obtain a divorce until 1969. One time vocalist for the Fred Waring Orchestra (1936) before leading his own band. Married to French actress Michèle Morgan during the war years. Their son Mike Marshall has appeared in over 40 films, his first being The Phantom Planet (1961), a sci-fi thriller directed by his father.