The Frank Sinatra Show

ABC (ended 1958)




Episode Guide

  • Season 2
    • Welcome Home Elvis
      Frank Sinatra is joined by Joey Bishop, Sammy Davis Jr., and Nancy Sinatra in a welcome home salute to Elvis Presley, just out of the army. Songs include It's Nice to Go Traveling - Sinatra / Witchcraft - Sinatra / Gone With the Wind - Sinatra / Fame and Fortune - Elvis / Stuck On You - Elvis. The highlight is when Sinatra and Elvis, side-by-side, start doing each other's songs, Sinatra performing Love Me Tender while Elvis does Witchcraft. Sammy Davis Jr. does a series of celebrity impressions (including Nat King Cole doing When Somebody Loves You, and Cary Grant at the Oscar presentations) and he and surprise guest Peter Lawford square off in a dance competition. Frank and Nancy duet together, and Nancy dances to Young At Heart.moreless
    • Here's To The Ladies
      'Here's to the ladies,' chirps Sinatra, as he toasts the female sex in general and introduces some women he particularly admires: Eleanor Roosevelt, Lena Horne, soprano Mary Costa, comedienne Barbara Heller and dancer Juliet Prowse. Mrs. Roosevelt talks with Frank about the hopes of the world and recites the lyrics of the song High Hopes. Nelson Riddle conducts the orchestra for the 60-minute taped show. Highlights: Here's to the Ladies - Sinatra / I've Got You Under My Skin - Sinatra / Ouvre Ton Coeur - Costa / By Strauss/Afraid of Love - Heller / Come Dance with Me -Sinatra & Prowse / Lonely Town - Sinatra / It's Love/Mood Indigo/I'm Beginning to See the Light - Horne / Harold Arlen Medley: One for My Baby/Accentuate the Positive/Stormy Weather/Get Happy/Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea - Sinatra & Horne / My Heart Stood Still - Sinatra / My Funny Valentine - Sinatra & Prowse / Here's to the Ladies - Sinatra.moreless
    • An Afternoon With Frank Sinatra
      For his second show of the season, Frank Sinatra's guests are his pal Peter Lawford, comedienne Hermione Gingold, singer Ella Fitzgerald, the Hi-Lo's vocal group, Red Norvo's jazz combo and dancer Juliet Prowse. Nelson Riddle conducts the orchestra on the hour-long taped telecast. Highlights: You're Invited to Spend the Afternoon - Sinatra / I've Got the World on a String - Sinatra / Lazy Afternoon - Hi-Lo's / It's Alright with Me - Sinatra / Don't Fence Me In - Sinatra & Prowse / Too Darn Hot - Prowse / Here's That Rainy Day - Sinatra & Norvo / Love is Here to Stay - Sinatra / Too Marvelous for Words - Sinatra / I'll Never Smile Again - Sinatra & Hi-Lo's / There's a Lull in My Life - Fitzgerald / Just You, Just Me - Fitzgerald / How High the Moon - Sinatra & Fitzgerald / Can't We Be Friends - Sinatra & Fitzgerald / Comes to Love, Nothing Can Be Done - Gingold & Lawford / Puttin' on the Ritz - Lawford, Gingold & Prowse / Love is Sweeping the Country/Gershwin Medley - Sinatra, Fitzgerald, Lawford, Prowse & Gingold.moreless
    • The Frank Sinatra Timex Show
      Musical selctions performed included: High Hopes - Crosby, Martin, & Gaynor / Day In, Day Out - Sinatra / Together, Wherever We Go - Sinatra, Crosby, & Martin / Talk To Me - Sinatra / Cheek To Cheek - Crosby, Martin, & Gaynor / Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams - Martin / Good Old Song Medley: Sinatra, Crosby, & Martin / High Hopes - Sinatra & a 'Whole Bunch of Kids' Chorus / Just One Of Those Things - Sinatra / Angel Eyes - Sinatra / The Lady Is A Tramp - Sinatra / Jimmy Durante Medley: Sinatra, Martin, & Crosby.moreless
  • Season 1