​​"The David Frost Show"

Episode: Season 2, Episode 1
Duration: 45 minutes
Premiered: January 16th, 1970
Episode 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 minutes
Network: 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

May 14th, 1965
Episode 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, 1968
Episode 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, 1963
Episode Synopsis: Joan talks about an upcoming film projected entitled "Sex & Mrs. McAdoo".

Premiered: March 8th, 1966
Episode Synopsis:​​​ Joan appears as a guest, along with actors Robert Vaughn and John Wayne.

 May 3rd, 1967
Episode Synopsis​​​​​:

Premiered: June 27th, 1967
Episode Synopsis: ​​​Joan appears, along with guests Van Johnson, Milt Kamen, Robert Murphy and diplomat Bill Henderson.​​

Premiered: May 2nd, 1968
Episode Synopsis: ​​​Joan appears on this episode along with Marlon Brando, Corbett Monica, Monti Rock​​​ and Rita Gardner.

Premiered: October 2nd, 1969
Episode 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, 1970
Episode 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 1970
Episode 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 1971
Episode 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, 1971
Episode Synopsis​​​​​​​:


​​​​​​​​​​"The Mike Douglas Show"​

Episode: 09/23/1968
Duration: 30 minutes
Premiered: September 23rd, 1968
Episode 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
Network: NBC

​​​Episode: Season 1, Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes
Premiered: October 1st, 1962
Episode 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".​

Episode: 4.96
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)

​Due To Many Inaccuracies Regarding Joan's Talk Show Appearances Are Listed On Other Websites,
​Only Appearances Which Have Been Varied By This Webmaster Will Be Listed Here.
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