Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first. He said Hepburn and Tracy were publicly paired together by the movie studio. Hepburn, who died in at 96, was briefly married in her 20s but never remarried or had children.
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Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy's 'affair' was a cover
He was Bowers claimed to have slept his way through golden-age Hollywood while helping huge stars both hide and indulge their true sexual natures. Media outlets reported that Bowers died at his home in Laurel Canyon on Sunday. He came to fame in his late 80s, in , with the publication of an extraordinarily salacious memoir, Full Service: My Adventures in Hollywood and the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars. He also claimed both Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy were gay and their famous love affair was a studio-concocted cover story which he helped maintain, while providing same-sex partners for both stars. Bowers was bisexual, or perhaps pansexual.
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Hepburn eventually talked about the affair in conversations with her biographer, A. Scott Berg. I mean, I loved him. And I wanted to be with him.
Anne Thompson. He claims to have arranged get-togethers with women over five decades for Hepburn. That was his job — putting gay people together via a Hollywood gas station for rendezvous with movie stars, from Charles Laughton to Walter Pidgeon. In the film, the late Liz Smith goes on the record for the first time to confirm that Hepburn had lesbian relationships. Actor Spencer Tracy is shown posing with longtime companion and co-star Katharine Hepburn.