Natalie Wood was the embodiment of Hollywood glamour. With brunette tresses and a face made for the movie screen, the San Francisco native got her big break as a child actress before starring alongside James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause. She went on to act in several high-profile movies — but it would ultimately be her complicated romantic life, highly publicized marriages to Robert Wagner, and mysterious drowning in 1981 that would cement her legend.
A Promising Career Ends In Tragedy
With the circumstances surrounding her death shrouded in mystery and Wagner’s testimony of events ever-changing, the tragic tale has consumed fans for decades. Join us as we reflect on the highs, lows and devastating blows of a screen icon taken too soon and learn why new developments in the case have authorities claiming Wagner’s story just doesn’t add up.