Alfred Steele

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Christina Crawford: Mommie Dearest Killed Her Last Husband

    I've written about how at an event years ago, Christina Crawford suggested that mommie dearest Joan Crawford killed her last hubby, Pepsi head Alfred Steele, but Christina didn't get to elaborate as to just what she meant by that. When I cornered her after her talk to ask for some expansion on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    My Shocking Experience With Christina Dearest

    In 1998, Christina Crawford, renowned author of the legendary revenge memoir Mommie Dearest, came to Town Hall to sell copies of the new edition of her book after being interviewed onstage by critic Rex Reed. In that Q&A, she graciously reiterated all the awful things Mommie did to her as we wept i ... More >>

  • Columns

    May 19, 1998