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Ella Dershowitz stars in Vineyard Playhouse production

Ella Dershowitz getting ready before “The Screenwriter’s Daughter.”

Peter Simon

Ella Dershowitz getting ready before “The Screenwriter’s Daughter.”

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It’s called “The Screenwriter’s Daughter,” but the Vineyard Playhouse’s latest production might as well be called “The Legal Eagle’s Offspring.” Why? Because one of the stars of writer-

director Larry Mollin’s show about tireless Hollywood screenwriter Ben Hecht and his actress daughter Jenny is Ella Dershowitz, the Yale-educated actress daughter of Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz and wife Carolyn Cohen. The show runs through this weekend at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Performing Arts Center. . . . In advance of her debut next week on the new season of “Project Runway,” Sonjia Williams got all gussied up by Lawrence Hamilton, a stylist at Patrice Vinci Salon on Newbury Street. Hamilton also tended the tresses the other day of newly minted Miss America Olivia Culpo. . . . Actor William Fichtner, who’s perhaps best known for his role as Colonel Willie Sharp in “Armageddon,” was spied at Logan Airport Thursday.

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