I Was a Teenage Heartthrob

David Cassidy

Episode 1 David Cassidy



Nina Myskow presents the first of two profiles of 1970s teen pin-ups, beginning with David Cassidy - who emerged from hit TV show The Partridge Family to have his first UK hit single in April 1972. He speaks candidly about how he struggled to deal with the adulation of millions of fans; his difficult relationship with his father and how John Lennon became his friend and mentor. Plus, a chance to hear a personal message he recorded for Jackie readers in the 1970s. I Was a Teenage Heartthrob: Donny Osmond is tomorrow at 8pm.