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Became aware of the existence of Nude photos of American actress Marilyn Monroe, taken in the morgue. Reported by the Daily Mail, citing a new documentary The Death of Marilyn Monroe Fox News channel, which will be shown on Sunday 18 August.
The son of photographer Leigh Wiener Devika said in an interview that his father, by bribing the guards of the mortuary two bottles of whisky, managed to get inside and shoot five tapes of film with the body of the star, who died from an overdose of drugs on August 4, 1962 in Los Angeles.
The photographer sent three tapes in the magazine Life, among them became a famous image of Marilyn with a tag on the big toe. Another picture with the face of the dead actress caused outrage fans.
Son of Lee Viner said that the father hid two videotapes with images of the naked body of the star, deciding not to bring them to light. He kept them in a safe Deposit box whose location is never revealed until the end of his life. In 1993, the photographer died.
The body of the actress has remained unclaimed in the morgue for more than 24 hours, is celebrated in a new three-part documentary.
Marilyn Monroe died at age 36.
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