Radio

BARBARA STANWYCK RADIO APPEARANCES

1930s

Air DateRadio ShowTitleRun TimePlayers
3-Aug-1936The Lux Radio TheatreMain Street60Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray
11-Oct-1937The Lux Radio TheatreStella Dallas60Barbara Stanwyck, John Boles, Anne Shirley
31-Oct-1937The Charlie McCarthy Show60Barbara Stanwyck Guest
7-Nov-1937The Charlie McCarthy Show60Barbara Stanwyck Guest
6-Dec-1937The Lux Radio TheatreThese Three59Errol Flynn, Barbara Stanwyck, Mary Astor
13-Feb-1938The Charlie MacCarthy Show (The Chase and Sanborn Hour)“The Straw,” by Eugene O’Neill.60Barbara Stanwyck, Charlie MacCarthy.  Barbara Stanwyck appears in, “The Straw,” by Eugene O’Neill. Charlie and Barbara remember the old South and then sing, “Thanks For The Memory.”
4-Apr-1938The Lux Radio TheatreDark Victory59Barbara Stanwyck, Melvyn Douglas. The 1939 film of the same name (starring Bette Davis) was reportedly inspired by this broadcast.
29-May-1938The Charlie McCarthy ShowLife Saving from Octopus60Barbara Stanwyck Guest. Barbara Stanwyck’s pool
19-Sep-1938The Lux Radio TheatreMorning Glory60Barbara Stanwyck, Ralph Bellamy
4-Dec-1938America CallingRededication Day60Multi-star cast. Jack Benny, Clark Gable, Dick Powell, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
5-Feb-1939The Charlie McCarthy ShowPaper Route60Barbara Stanwyck and Sterling Holloway. Guests perform “Honeymoon Around the World” and “Next Time We Meet”
13-Mar-1939The Lux Radio TheatreSo Big!60Otto Kruger, Barbara Stanwyck, Preston Foster, Fay Wray
18-Sep-1939The Lux Radio TheatreWuthering Heights60 Barbara Stanwyck, Brian Aherne, Ida Lupino
6-Nov-1939The Lux Radio TheatreOnly Yesterday60Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent

1940s

Air DateRadio ShowTitleRun TimePlayers
7-Jan-1940The Jack Benny ProgramGolden Boy30Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Benny. Guest Barbara Stanwyck visits Jack’s house to rehearse a scene from “Golden Boy
25-Mar-1940The Lux Radio TheatreRemember The Night60Barbara Stanwyck, Beulah Bondi, Fred MacMurray
31-Mar-1940The Screen Guild TheatreAllergic To Love30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
29-Apr-1940The Lux Radio TheatreSmilin’ Through60Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
8-Feb-1941 America CallingGreek War Relief90Multi-star cast. Jack Benny and Bob Hope are “co-masters of ceremonies.  Stanwyck, Robert Taylor and Melvyn Douglas do a a small comedy routine
28-Sep-1941The Screen Guild TheatreMeet John Doe30Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward Arnold
19-Oct-1941The Screen Guild TheatreNothing Sacred30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
9-Mar-1942The Lux Radio TheatreThe Lady Eve45Barbara Stanwyck, Ray Milland, Charles Coburn
27-Apr-1942The Lux Radio TheatrePenny Serenade60Robert Taylor, Barbara Stanwyck, Beulah Bondi, Edgar Buchanan
1-Jun-1942The Lux Radio TheatreBall of Fire60Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray
30-Jun-1942Command PerformanceProgram #2029Multi-star Cast. Groucho and Barbara Stanwyck do a comedy routine
14-Sep-1942The Lux Radio TheatreThis Above All60Tyrone Power, Barbara Stanwyck, James Kirkwood
11-Oct-1942 The Jack Benny ProgramJack Takes Two Cadets to Barbara Stanwyck’s House30Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Benny. The program originates from The Santa Ana Army Air Base, California.
2-Nov-1942The Screen Guild TheatreMy Favorite Wife30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
23-Nov-1942The Lux Radio TheatreThe Gay Sisters60Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Young
12-Apr-1943The Screen Guild TheatrePittsburgh30Marlene Dietrich, Randolph Scott, John Wayne. Barbara Stanwyck speaks for the War Loan
12-Apr-1943Lum and AbnerProgram #39110Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Barbara Stanwyck. Guest Barbara Stanwyck makes an appeal for the sale of war bonds
2-May-1943The Charlie McCarthy ShowCharlie’s growing a moustache23Barbara Stanwyck, Charlie McCarthy, Edgar Bergen. Guest Barbara Stanwyck volunteers to be Charlie’s manager and get a raise for him from Bergen
28-Jun-1943The Lux Radio TheatreThe Great Man’s Lady59Barbara Stanwyck, Joseph Cotton
28-Nov-1943The Jack Benny ProgramDennis tries to get a raise from Jack. Butterfly McQueen applies for the job of maid for Mary29Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Benny, Phil Harris, Dennis Day, Butterfly McQueen. Barbara Stanwyck substitutes for Mary who is out with laryngitis.
27-Dec-1943Front Line TheaterHam for Sale30Jack Benny, Barbara Stanwyck, Basil Rathbone, Michael Curtiz
19-Mar-1944The Jack Benny ProgramDennis dreams Barbara Stanwyck is in love with him30Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Dennis Day
27-Mar-1944The Screen Guild TheatreWhy Jack Is Not Going To Appear On The Screen Guild Theatre29Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Benny, Basil Rathbone. Jack Benny tries to get a part on the Screen Guild show in order to do a love scene with Barbara Stanwyck
18-Apr-1944The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowProgram#3430Barbara Stanwyck, George Burns, Gracie Allen. Gracie and guest Barbara Stanwyck decide to clean house
30-Jul-1944Command PerformanceProgram #13131Barbara Stanwyck (m. c.), Dick Haymes, Errol Flynn, June Allyson
30-Nov-1944Lum and Abner12Chester Lauck, Norris Goff, Barbara Stanwyck. Barbara Stanwyck appears on the show to appeal for the Sixth War Loan
5-Mar-1945The Screen Guild TheatreDouble Indemnity29Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck
9-Sep-1946The Screen Guild TheatreWaterloo Bridge30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
30-Mar-1947Woodbury Hollywood NewsInterview15Louella Parsons, Barbara Stanwyck and David Niven. Louella in New York interviews David Niven (in Los Angeles) and Barbara Stanwyck (aboard the S. S. America in mid-ocean) at the same time. David and Barbara will soon appear together in, “The Other Love.”
21-Apr-1947The Lux Radio TheatreMy Reputation60Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent
16-Jun-1947The Lux Radio TheatreThe Other Love60Barbara Stanwyck, George Bent, Richard Conte
5-Apr-1948The Screen Guild TheatreOne Way Passage30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, War Bond
17-Oct-1948The Jack Benny ProgramSorry, Wrong Number30Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Day. After a dramatization of a scene from the movie, guest Barbara Stanwyck joins the cast for its version of, “Sorry, Wrong Number”
23-Nov-1948This is Your Life30Multi cast program. Barbara Stanwyck, Joan Crawford, Al Jolson, John Lund.  The subject of the show is Ada Nelligan of Long Island. She was a much-beloved theatrical wardrobe lady, known by many famous performers.
10-Apr-1949The Jack Benny ProgramDennis Dreams he is a Star30Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Barbara Stanwyck, Dennis Day
5-May-1949The Screen Guild TheatreUndercurrent30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
31-Oct-1949Screen Directors’ PlayhouseRemember The Night30Barbara Stanwyck, Gerald Mohr

1950s

Air DateRadio ShowTitleRun TimePlayers
9-Jan-1950The Lux Radio TheatreSorry, Wrong Number60Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster
16-Feb-1950The Screen Guild TheatreDouble Indemnity30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor
23-Jun-1950Screen Directors’ PlayhouseThe Strange Love Of Martha Ivers30Barbara Stanwyck, Norma Jean Nilsson
19-Oct-1950SuspenseThe Wages of Sin30Barbara Stanwyck
30-Oct-1950The Lux Radio TheatreDouble Indemnity60Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray
6-Nov-1950Hollywood Star PlayhouseNot The Nervous Type30Barbara Stanwyck
11-Nov-1950 Hedda Hopper’s Hollywood30Barbara Stanwyck does a scene from The Furies. Robert Taylor, just back from filming “Quo Vadis,” is in the hospital.
8-Dec-1950The MGM Theater of the AirDance, Fool, Dance60Barbara Stanwyck
11-Dec-1950The Lux Radio TheatreB.F.’s Daughter60Barbara Stanwyck, Stewart Granger
14-Dec-1950Screen Directors’ PlayhouseLady Gambles60Barbara Stanwyck, Stephen McNally, William Conrad, Paul Avery
1951George Fisher Interviews The StarsProgram #101,102,103,10413Interviews with: Eleanor Parker, Hope Emerson, William Holden, Barbara Stanwyck
15-Mar-1951Screen Directors’ PlayhouseThelma Jordon59Barbara Stanwyck, Wendell Corey,William Conrad
23-Apr-1951Hollywood Star PlayhouseFather’s Day30Barbara Stanwyck
27-Jun-1951Family TheatreDays Of Grace30Barbara Stanwyck, Louis Hayward. A woman in wartime London entertains her fiance’s brother while he’s at the front. A love affair with the brother is inevitable. The story has a surprise (and tragic) ending.
26-Jul-1951Hollywood Star PlayhouseI’m A Coward30Barbara Stanwyck, Ken Peters, Herb Lytton.  A librarian attempts to capture, “The Omaha Ripper”
21-Sep-1951Screen Directors’ PlayhouseNo Man of Her Own30Barbara Stanwyck
14-Jan-1952The Lux Radio TheatreGoodbye, My Fancy60Barbara Stanwyck, Roland Young
2-Mar-1952Theater Guild on the Air, United States Steel HourPortrait in Black60Barbara Stanwyck, Richard Widmark
6-Mar-1952Hollywood Sound StageDark Victory30Barbara Stanwyck, Carleton Young, Paula Winslowe, Hugh Douglas (host)
22-May-1952Hallmark PlayhouseMarcia Burns30Barbara Stanwyck, Raymond Burr
25-May-1952Hollywood Star PlayhouseMrs. Teckey30Barbara Stanwyck
15-Jun-1952The Screen Guild TheatreHold Back The Dawn29Barbara Stanwyck, Jean Pierre Aumont
3-Aug-1952Hollywood Star PlayhouseThe Third Fate30Barbara Stanwyck
10-Sep-1952Family TheatreThe Leading Lady30Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Ryan, Roddy McDowall (host). A private detective hired to protect an actress’ jewels is actually in cahoots with the jewel thieves…or is he?
10-Feb-1954Family TheatreIt’s Not The Money30Barbara Stanwyck, George Nader, Irene Dunne (hostess). An intriguing drama about an inheritance and the price of one’s principles.
28-Feb-1954NBC Star PlayhouseThe Lady Eve55Barbara Stanwyck
15-Mar-1954The Lux Radio TheatreJeopardy55Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Tony Barrett. Barbara Stanwyck makes a beautiful blooper at the end and cracks up the whole cast.
18-Apr-1954StagestruckHow The Stage Helped Make Hollywood History60Mult-cast. Barbara Stanwyck, Mary Pickford, Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Clarke Gable, Robert Tayloe, Greta Garbo

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