Porfirio Rubirosa born in 1965, was a Dominican diplomat, race car driver, soldier and polo player. Rubirosa becomes to be well known as an international playboy for his jet setting lifestyle and his legendary sexual prowess with women. Manny people in Hollywood argues that the Rubirsa, the Dominican First Playboy in the world was director Ian Fleming’s James Bond the main inspiration for the films.
Rubirosa was linked romantically to Dolores del Río, Eartha Kitt, Marilyn Monroe, Ava Gardner, Rita Hayworth, Dorothy Dandridge, Lupe Velez, Soraya Esfandiary, Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Joan Crawford, Veronica Lake, Kim Novak, Judy Garland, and Eva Perón. He was married to Flor de Oro Trujillo, daughter of the Dictator Rafael Trujillo; Danielle Darrieux, French actress; Doris Duke, American heiress; Barbara Hutton, an American heiress and Odile Rodin, French actress, Among his spouses were two of the richest women in the world. This exclusive retrospective, which includes three bio-film, pay tribute to most to ultimate man’ man’s life of the 50s jet set and macho and political adventures.
A film that shows the misadventures of the famous Dominican playboy Porfirio Rubirosa, who was also speculated on as a spy of the dictator Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina and thanks to his great charisma and talent to conquer people and in particular women, he emerged as a man of the world and with many contacts, with such a great fame it is believed his life inspired the creation of the character James Bond. Rubirosa who was a military and sports man, came to be at the top of the international «jet set» thanks to his seductive skills.
Rubirosa was linked romantically to Dolores del Río, Eartha Kitt, Marilyn Monroe, Ava Gardner, Rita Hayworth, Dorothy Dandridge, Lupe Velez, Soraya Esfandiary, Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Joan Crawford, Veronica Lake, Kim Novak, Judy Garland, and Eva Peron. He dallied with his ex-wife Flor de Oro Trujillo Ledesma during his marriage to Doris Duke. He and Zsa Zsa Gabor were seen together during her marriage to George Sanders. When she wouldn’t marry him, despite the fact that George was divorcing her, Rubirosa married Barbara Hutton. He was named a co-respondent in George Sanders’ divorce suit from Gabor.