Billed as the "full-hour musical spectacular that won Nancy Sinatra the coveted Hollywood Star of Tomorrow award," this 1967 NBC-TV special, sponsored by Royal Crown Cola, is hosted by Nancy and features Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Lee Hazlewood and Frank Sinatra (billed as 'A Very Close Relative'). Brother Frank, Jr. makes a cameo appearance (and doesn't sing a note). Conspicuously absent from the program is Nancy's biggest hit: "These Boots Are Made For Walkin'". Written by
Did You Know?
On the DVD commentary track, Nancy spots Teri Garr
as one of the dancers in the opening number but director Jack Haley, Jr. had forgotten Garr was involved. See more
Tell me, what's the trouble, precious little God-niece?
Well, I... I just sang a very very sad song and I'm depressed.
Well, I sing a lot of sad songs, I never get depressed. Other people get depressed, but not me.
References The Ambushers
Younger Than Springtime
Written by Richard Rodgers
and Oscar Hammerstein II
Performed by Frank Sinatra See more