Sun. Apr 21st, 2024
Actress Shirley Jones had a tumultuous marriage to actor Jack Cassidy

Shirley Jones (1972) by ABC Television Network., Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

S17E14: Hit The Road Jack! | Shirley Jones and Jack Cassidy, Part Two

For a while, it seemed like Shirley Jones had it all: a roaring career, a gorgeous, famous husband, and even an Academy Award. But away from the bright lights, Shirley’s husband Jack Cassidy was growing more and more extreme in his behavior, until an unavoidable – and terrifying – breaking point brought their long marriage to an end.

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Further Reading

Shirley Jones: A Memoir, by Shirley Jones (Amazon link)


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Alicia’s Receipts

Shirley Jones New Memoir On Her Life and Sexuality (aarp.org)

Shirley Jones Didn’t Want Jack Cassidy Back & He Died Unaware She Changed Her Mind (amomama.com)

Shirley Jones’ awkward call to Gordon MacRae after Frank Sinatra snubbed Carousel | Films | Entertainment | Express.co.uk (express.co.uk)

Jack Cassidy, Actor, Dies at 49 In Fire at Los Angeles Apartment (nytimes.com)

Shirley Jones reveals threesome, frisky sex life (usatoday.com)

Shirley Jones recalls her kinky sex life with husband Marty Ingels and famous ex- Jack Cassidy in tell-all book | Daily Mail Online (dailymail.co.uk)

David Cassidy/Shirley Jones – This is  your life (YouTube link)

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