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Marla Hanson

Model
Female

Marla Hanson is a screenwriter and ex-model. Born in Independence, Missouri, Hanson attended college in Dallas, Texas. After working selling real estate and insurance, a job promotion brought her to New York City. There, a part-time modeling job eventually became a full-time career in the 1980s. In June 1986, she rejected the sexual advances of her landlord, Steve Roth. Roth hired two friends, Steven Bowman and Darren Norman, to attack Hanson.… Read More

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  • Women Disfigured By Scorned Men
    CNN - Apr 20, 2012
  • The Diarist Of A Scene That Never Gets Old
    NYTimes - Jan 31, 2010
  • Jay Mc Inerney Revises His Life; His Morning After
    NYTimes - Feb 05, 2006
  • Following Up
    NYTimes - Feb 03, 2002

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1961 Birth Born in 1961.

TWENTIES

1986 25 Years Old In June 1986, she rejected the sexual advances of her landlord, Steve Roth. … Read More

THIRTIES

1991 30 Years Old The story of the attack on Hanson was made into a TV movie entitled The Marla Hanson Story in 1991 where she was portrayed by Cheryl Pollak.
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