THE CONCLUDING CHAPTER OF CRAWFORD
"The David Frost Show"Episode: Season 2, Episode 1Duration: 45 minutesPremiered: January 16th, 1970Episode Synopsis: Joan Crawford is the special guest, with an appearance by Joan's "The Virginian" director, Robert Gist.
Production: Prior to the filming, Joan's hairdresser was late, resulting in Joan wearing a matching turban for the taping. Joan speaks of this incident during the show.
"Girl Talk"Show Run time: 30 minutesNetwork: ABC*Webmaster's Note: Joan is credited to appearing on this program on at least seven occasions, however, only the following appearances have been verified by this Webmaster.
Premiered: February 1965
Premiered: May 14th, 1965Episode Synopsis: Joan promotes the upcoming release of her film "I Saw What You Did".
Premiered: September 5th, 1967
Episode Synopsis: Joan appears on Virginia Graham's "Girl Talk" with editor Constance Woodward and model Anita Colby.Premiered: September 6th, 1968Episode Synopsis: Joan appears on the episode along with guest Colleen Moore. Joan talks about her old films, Hollywood today, and Mary Pickford.
"The Merv Griffin Show"Duration: 30 minutes
Premiered: March 7th, 1963Episode Synopsis: Joan talks about an upcoming film projected entitled "Sex & Mrs. McAdoo".Premiered: March 8th, 1966Episode Synopsis: Joan appears as a guest, along with actors Robert Vaughn and John Wayne.
Premiered: May 3rd, 1967Episode Synopsis:Premiered: June 27th, 1967Episode Synopsis: Joan appears, along with guests Van Johnson, Milt Kamen, Robert Murphy and diplomat Bill Henderson.Premiered: May 2nd, 1968Episode Synopsis: Joan appears on this episode along with Marlon Brando, Corbett Monica, Monti Rock and Rita Gardner. Premiered: October 2nd, 1969Episode Synopsis: Joan commentates a small fashion show during her appearance.Production: Joan recorded this appearance on September 22nd, 1969. For her appearance, Joan was paid $265.00. Click here to view Joan's contract for this appearance.Premiered: January 16th, 1970Episode Synopsis:Production: Joan recorded this appearance on April 28th, 1970. For her appearance, Joan was paid $265.00. Click here to view Joan's contract for this appearance.Premiered: May 1970Episode Synopsis:Production: Joan recorded this appearance on April 28th, 1970. For her appearance, Joan was paid $265.00. Click here to view Joan's contract for this appearance.Premiered: Late-March 1971Episode Synopsis: Joan appeared on the program while it was being recorded at Cesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Joan was in Las Vegas at the time to attend Variety Club's Global Convention at the Sands Hotel.Premiered: October 20th, 1971Episode Synopsis:
"The Mike Douglas Show"Episode: 09/23/1968Duration: 30 minutesPremiered: September 23rd, 1968Episode Synopsis: Joan appears to promote the book "The Films Of Joan Crawford" by Lawrence J. Quirk.
Gypsy Rose Lee also makes a guest appearance during this episode.
Production: This episode was recorded on September 18th, 1968. Following taping, Joan learned her former husband, Franchot Tone, had passed away.
*Webmaster's Note: According to Crawford researcher, "Billie Cassin", this episode was erased, and unfortunately no longer exists.
"The Tonight Show"
Duration: 45 minutes
Episode: Season 1, Episode 1Duration: 45 minutesPremiered: October 1st, 1962Episode Synopsis: Joan Crawford appears, along with guests Mel Brooks, singer Tony Bennett, announcer Ed McMahon and comedian Groucho Marx.
A reporter said of the episode; “Tony Bennett is an excellent singer, but he didn't talk much, and Mel Brooks talked a lot without making too much headway. Joan Crawford provided a charming interlude. There were some interesting pictures of her during earlier days."
Production: This was the first episode of "The Tonight Show".
Duration: 45 minutes
Premiered: May 14th, 1965
Episode Synopsis: Joan appears on the show to promote "I Saw What You Did", which has a limited release on this day.
Talk Show Appearances(Being That Joan Crawford Appeared On Several Talk Shows On Multiple Dates, Appearances In This Section Are Listed Alphabetically By Program Title For Simple Viewing And Itemization)*WEBMASTER'S NOTE:
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