Barbara Hershey & David Carradine with their son Free Carradine, 1972
during this time Hershey changed her name to “Seagull” after a seagull died on the set of a movie when she was throwing it into the air for a scene. Hershey stated that she “felt her spirit enter me” and that “it was the only moral thing to do.”
Free changed his name to Tom when he was 9 years old.
Melba Moore and Clifton Davis, co-stars of “The Melba Moore-Clifton Davis Show” on June 7, 1972. In this clip from TV One’s “UnSung,” Ms. Moore and Mr. Davis, who were in a relationship at the time, discuss the challenges they had in working on the show.