Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing

Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing

Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing
DVD cover
Directed by Clark Jones
Starring Frank Sinatra
Diahann Carroll
The 5th Dimension
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Ernest Chambers
Location(s) Color City, Burbank, California
Camera setup Multiple
Running time 60 minutes
Original channel NBC
Picture format NTSC color
Audio format Monaural
Original release 9.00pm, November 25, 1968
Preceded by A Man and His Music + Ella + Jobim (November 13, 1967)
Followed by

Sinatra (November 5, 1969)

Ol' Blue Eyes Is Back (November 18, 1973)

Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing was a television special starring Frank Sinatra, Diahann Carroll and The 5th Dimension recorded in November 1968 and broadcast on NBC. The title references Sinatra's attempts at engaging with the youth culture of the late 1960s. Don Costa was the bandleader.

Set list

All songs performed by Frank Sinatra unless otherwise noted.


This special was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy, Variety or Musical Special

Sinatra made the cover of TV Guide who featured this special in their Nov. '68 edition

External links

  • IMDB listing