The Last Chapter in the Life of Mrs. Sammy Davis, Jr. The unforgettable story behind the screenplay, A Detour to Mexico reveals the struggles and triumphs that preceded Altovise Davis' death. Recorded here are the guarded secrets that were almost buried along with her.
After Sammy Davis Jr.'s death, Altovise's luxurious lifestyle was forever changed. For many years, her whereabouts were virtually unknown. When she did resurface, she'd begin to share her unforgettable struggle.
Altovise Davis revealed many amazing revelations about Bill Cosby, Elizabeth Taylor, Princess Grace and countless other celebrities.
Although the private lives of Hollywood celebrities are highly scrutinized and often covered in graphic details, there are many secrets in the industry which, to this day, remain undisclosed. Such was the case of Altovise Davis, whose 'rags-to-riches-to-rags' experience was exploited for sensationalism rather than a desire to share her true story. In this sometimes shocking chronicle, readers are literally taken 'behind the scenes' as they're introduced to one of Hollywood's most famous, but misunderstood, wives.