Most fans of Audrey Hepburn knew she was married to actor Mel Ferrer. But did you know Ferrer was a Cuban American?
Another famous Cuban actor, Mel Ferrer, was born in New Jersey, the son of a Cuban surgeon. He was a leading actor, director, and producer for most of the second half of the twentieth century. He produced the film Waiting Until Dark (1967) that featured his then-wife Audrey Hepburn.
Excerpt from the book Cubans: An Epic Journey, the Struggle of Exiles for Truth and Freedom p. 412-414 published by Facts About Cuban Exiles by Sam Verdeja and Guillermo Martínez. English and Spanish editions are available in hard and paper back at amazon.com