A Frank Lovejoy Anniversary - Oct 2, 2022

Joe Webb

Sunday, October 2, 2022 is the 60th anniversary of the sudden passing of Frank Lovejoy at age 50. He had a great career on stage, movies, television. His radio work was among the craft's best. A retrospective of his life and work is available on YouTube https://youtu.be/sWl-QUnbrF8  The presentation was made by researchers Don Ramlow and Karl Schadow and Joe Webb at the 2021 Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia convention. The discussion includes production details about one of radio's most exceptional series, Night Beat, where Frank starred as reporter Randy Stone. The site https://sites.google.com/view/frankmanc includes many other resources and links to radio, TV, and film appearances as well as those of his wife, Joan Banks Lovejoy.