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The surprising way Marilyn Monroe supported Ella Fitzgerald

When the owner of the Mocambo, a mostly a whites-only club, didn't allow Ella Fitzgerald to play, Marilyn Monroe called the manager and said if he booked Fitzgerald, she would come to both her shows every night. Tune in Sunday at 9 p.m. ET to watch CNN's new series "Reframed: Marilyn Monroe."

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