By Garrett Munce (Esquire)
Oct 1, 2020
The first celebrity men's hairstylist was murdered by the Manson Family. Now, a new documentary tells his whole story.
Cutting to the Truth
One of those four other victims was Jay Sebring, who you probably don't know anything about except how he died. Tragedy has a way of eclipsing everything else, and one of the sub-tragedies wrapped up in the story we all know so well is that Jay Sebring is now famous for the wrong thing.
|Above: Jay Sebring and Bobby Darin in 1961. |
Lead image: Sebring cutting Jackie Cooper's hair.
|Sebring in Malibu in 1969.|
|Sebring cutting Robert Phillips’s hair |
on the set of The Dirty Dozen
|A portrait of the man responsible for your |
haircut, whether you knew it or not.