Davy receives a telegram announcing his grandfather's visit. Unfortunately Davy has told his grandfather he is a big star and very wealthy. Davy is afraid his grandfather will want to take him back to England if he discovers the truth. The boys set out to make Davy look like a millionaire.
Did You Know?
Airport scenes with Davy's grandfather were filmed at the Long Beach Airport (Daugherty Field) in Long Beach, CA. See more
Peter tells Davy that the fruit is plastic as he takes a bite. It's actually real. You can see Davy's teeth marks after he removes the apple from his mouth. See more
Hey, are you Davy Jones?
[to his grandfather
Can I have your autograph?
Yes you can.
Mr. Jones, I just want to tell you that my family sleep a little better every night, knowin' that you are out there singin'.
On its first repeat showing on May 29, 1967 the song "I wanna be free" was replaced by the newer "Shades Of Grey". Later Saturday morning repeat showings in turn replaced "Shades Of Grey" with the even newer "French Song" (though in later years, the second version was more often repeated on television) See more
I Wanna Be Free
Written and Produced by Tommy Boyce
and Bobby Hart
Performed by The Monkees See more