Joan Crawford

First transmitted in 1956, this episode features guests Joan Crawford, Maurice Elvey, Jeff Morrow and Mervyn Leroy. Peter Haigh speaks first to Joan Crawford about her new film, her family and and introduces her new co-star Heather Sears. British film director Maurice Elvey compares two early films on Dick Turpin. Jeff Morrow and Mervyn Leroy also discuss their recent films.

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32 minutes

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Tue 7 Aug 1956 21:45
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Role Contributor
PresenterPeter Haigh
PresenterDerek Bond
PresenterMaurice Elvey
ProducerAlan Sleath
Production DesignerNorman James
Interviewed GuestJoan Crawford
Interviewed GuestMervyn Leroy
Interviewed GuestJeff Morrow
Interviewed GuestHeather Sears
Interviewed GuestKatherine Hepburn
Interviewed GuestBob Hope

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