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Real Name:

Peter Robinson

Nickname:

Marilyn

Category: One Hit Wonders
Submitted By: stuntpope
Posted Date: September 25, 2005
Last Updated: October 10, 2011
 
 
Marilyn
Claim to fame: Another 80s Gender bender. In his early years as a teenager, he became friends with Boy George and began experimenting with his sexuality and image.
He took his look from his idol Marilyn Monroe, adopting blonde hair and over-the-top makeup. He made his fame in 1983 with the chart topping hit Calling your Name, reaching number 4 on the UK charts, number 3 on the Australian charts, and number 1 in japan. Then going on to record an album called Despite straight lines.
 
 
Marilyn
Where are they now? He retired from the music biz in 2001. Now appears in show over the UK and US. The 2002 Boy George penned stage musical, Taboo, features Marilyn and other stars of the 1980s.
 
 
 
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unknown said:
December 9, 2008 2:05 PM
Despite Straight Lines is re-issued in November 2008 by Cherry Pop records.
Despite Straight lines is available fromt eh following retailers: Target.com, F.Y.E.com, Newbury Comics.com and CherryPop.com.

Marilyn has two current MySpace pages, one YouTube channel and a fansite http://www.themrmarilyn.com/
He is still very much alive!

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Submitted by: stuntpope  - 09/25/2005
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Submitted by: stuntpope  - 11/12/2005
Gregory played the lead role of Logan in the science fiction drama Logan's Run in 1977. But, is best remembered and loved as Dr. Gonzo Gates on Trapper John, MD. During that tim...