The Family Man

Nick Dawson

in Being Hal Ashby

Published by University Press of Kentucky

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780813125381
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780813135267 | DOI:
The Family Man

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This chapter examines the life of Hal Ashby as a family man. He met Shirley Citron in 1962 and fell in love with her, though she was already pregnant then with another man. Citron gave birth on June 23, 1962 and her daughter was given the surname Ashby even though they were not married yet. His life with Shirley and Carrie improved Ashby's disposition and his relationship with his mother. In July 1963, Ashby married Shirley in Las Vegas.

Keywords: Hal Ashby; family man; Shirley Citron; mother; Las Vegas

Chapter.  3499 words. 

Subjects: Film

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