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What's the Most Shocking Thing About Tell-All 'Mommie Dearest Diary'?

Leon Acord | Posted 12.09.2015 | Books
Leon Acord

One expects Shock -- with a capital 'S' -- when reading a book called The Mommie Dearest Diary -- Carol Ann Tells All. And actress Rutanya Alda's book, all about the nightmare of playing Joan Crawford's faithful maid opposite Faye Dunaway in the notorious 1981 camp classic, does not disappoint. All the rumors about Ms. Dunaway's grandstanding diva behavior are true, if Ms. Alda is to be believed.

Why 'Mommie Dearest' Intrigues Me

Erin Donley | Posted 05.12.2015 | Women
Erin Donley

Christina Crawford gave us a GIFT in writing her book. It opened infected wounds so healing could occur for millions of people. Because of the book, campaigns to stop child abuse grew exponentially, and regulations in the adoption process were strengthened. She also revealed the delusional and damaging ways in which we view the rich and famous.

Drag Superstars Gear Up To Celebrate Christmas With Mommie Dearest

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A beloved New York tradition is slated to return this holiday season -- and some of the city's most iconic drag queens are going to be a part of it. ...

Curtis M. Wong

Life After 'Mommie Dearest': Joan Crawford's Daughter Gets Personal

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The camp extravagance of 1981's "Mommie Dearest” has made it a favorite of drag performers and Lifetime Television audiences, but there's one notabl...

Gwissues: One-on-One With Christina Crawford (VIDEO)

Howard Bragman | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Howard Bragman

Behind the quintessential campy movie Mommie Dearest is a dark tell-all by Christina Crawford about her constant struggles with her abusive mother, legendary actress Joan Crawford. On this week's episode of Gwissues, Christina sets the record straight.

WATCH: Talking 'Mommie Dearest' With Christina Crawford And The Week's Other Best Gay Videos

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Gwist is a YouTube channel that brings together videos of interest to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community. From the fo...

Joan Crawford Is Making Us Jealous!

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is of actress Joan Crawford standing in front of h...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Joan Crawford's Naked Home Movies Exposed

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 11.14.2011 | Celebrity

Broadway, hide your wire coat hangers. Joan Crawford's daughter, Christina Crawford, is developing a one-woman show where she not only plans to reveal...