June 1951 while in Paris, producer Darryl F. Zanuck and his wife Virginia, with their friend D'Arcy, spot her sitting at a sidewalk café on the Champs-Elysées. She sends flowers to Mrs. Zanuck the next day / actor Alec D'Arcy introduces her to Virginia Zanuck at a Paris fashion show. Virginia introduces her to Darryl.
c. Early 52 is the flame of actor Alex D'Arcy. Columnist Erskine Johnson knows that "Alex introduced her to Darryl Zanuck, who decided she had the making of a new Garbo."