In this video, Hayley Mills talks about her love life and how her affair with a much older man caused a scandal. She talks about how true love is not always easy, but sometimes it is worth the sacrifice.
00:00:00 Hayley Mills was born in Maryland to a well-known British actor, and began acting at the age of 12. Her early roles included appearances in films such as "The Parent Trap" and "In Search of the Castaways." She achieved widespread success in Hollywood as a child star, and later starred in critically acclaimed roles in "Pollyanna" and "Lolita." However, her later life was marred by scandal and illness, which some attribute to her decision to have an affair with a much older man.
00:05:00 Hayley Mills was a successful child actor who became known for her roles in Tiger Bay (1955) and Pollyanna (1960). After watching her performance in Tiger Bay, producer Bill Anderson recommended her for the lead role in Pollyanna. Mills became a breakout star and was nominated for a bafta award for best British actress. She made her stage debut in 1966 and continued acting into her early 30s, but her career stalled after she declined a new Disney contract. Her memoir, Forever Young, reveals that she lost a lot of her wealth to a 90% Inland Revenue tax rate law in England.
00:10:00 Hayley Mills discusses her early experiences with Roy Bolting, describing him as one of the most striking looking men she had ever encountered, and how the attraction between them grew into a full-blown affair. The relationship caused a major scandal when it was revealed, and it was not long before Mills entered another intimate relationship.
00:15:00 In this video, Hayley Mills talks about her love life and how Angelica Houston had a much sadder love life than she did. Mills says that her love for a much older man was true, but not everyone is so lucky. Houston learned this the hard way.