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The Secret Storm

Year:
Duration:
USA:15 min (1954-1962) | USA:30 min (1962-1974)
Genres:
Drama
IMDB rate:
3.4
Director:
Gloria Monty
Awards:
1 nomination
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1954-02-01
Cast
Actor
Character
Julie Mannix
Wendy Porter) (5 episodes, 1966-1969)
Larry Weber
Peter Ames (5 episodes, 1966-1968)
Keith Charles
Nick Kane
Audrey Johnston
Jill Stevens Clayborn (5 episodes, 1968-1974)
Terry O'Sullivan
Judge Sam Stevens (5 episodes, 1968-1969)
Jordan Charney
Julian Dark (5 episodes, 1968)
Joan Crawford
Joan Borman Kane
Ken Kercheval
Archie Borman
Billy Stamatakis
Tommy (5 episodes, 1968)
Lesley Woods
Evelyn Dark (5 episodes, 1968)
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Trivia
Replaced by Goodson/Todman game show Tattletales (1974) in February 1974.
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TV debut of actor Robert Morse.
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The character of Joan Borman Kane was played by Christina Crawford from 1968 to 1969. She was the adopted daughter of movie legend Joan Crawford. In 1968, Christina suffered an ovarian tumor that required hospitalization, causing her to be absent from the show for a several week period. During that time, her mother Joan Crawford played the role, despite that fact that Joan was 63 and the Joan Borman Kane character was 28. Christina Crawford wrote in her book "Mommie Dearest" that when she watched her mother's scenes on the telecast, it was obvious to her that her mother had been drinking during the taping. Joan Crawford's appearance was a ratings bonanza for the show. Christina was upset about Joan's replacing her on the show. Shortly thereafter, the character of Joan Borman Kane was written out of the series.
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Photos from cast
Bibi Besch Joanna Miles