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Date Posted: 02:35:06 11/11/07 Sun
Author: Ken
Author Host/IP: adsl-75-25-180-26.dsl.pltn13.sbcglobal.net / 75.25.180.26
Subject: Re: Setting the Record Straight-a Message from Joanna to fans
In reply to: Lisa Everetts 's message, "Setting the Record Straight-a Message from Joanna to fans" on 18:30:28 07/28/07 Sat

>this was a show you put your heart and soul in
>to it, and you should be paid something , and I think
>that is totally a legitimate thing to want. There are
>so many actors/actresses that get absolutly no money
>from the shows they spent years working on-and that
>was what they made themselves known for, and they
>earned that, they worked themselves to death, and then
>they have nothing to show for it in the end.

I totally agree with your point that Joanna should be appropriately compensated. I'm just sad that an agreement couldn't be reached so that Joanna could be included in the DVD.


>Joanna would have liked to have been on it, if she
>could have been a part of the whole process she had
>every intention of taking proceeds from the sale of
>the DVD, and she would have donated money to several
>of her favorite charities.

I can understand that they had a small budget to work with. However, I think they should've come up with a compensation plan whereby Joanna could receive a percentage of the profits from the DVD sales. If they had to raise the sale price of the DVD by a couple of dollars (or even by $5.00) to include Joanna in the DVD, I still would've bought the DVD. I think most loyal, die-hard fans of the show would also spend the extra money to buy the DVD.


>Joanna did do the VH-1..Where are they Now? episode,
>a few years back, so at least fans have had an
>opportunity to see what she looks like now-which she
>still looks great, and they know what she's doing in
>her life.

I never saw the VH-1 Where Are They Now? episode. But I found a photo of Joanna from that episode on the VH-1 website. Here's the link to Joanna's photo on the VH-1 website:

<a rel=nofollow target=_blank href="http://www.vh1.com/photos/gallery/?fid=1475595&pid=1535011">http://www.vh1.com/photos/gallery/?fid=1475595&pid=1535011</a>

The VH-1 website also has a couple of video clips from that episode, featuring Eartha Kitt and Lou Ferrigno. Unfortunately, they don't have any video clips of Joanna.


>Joanna put her heart and soul in to the show, and she
>did a fantastic job, if she hadn't, it wouldn't have
>been the most popular Saturday morning show-of it's
>time-that is proof that people respected it and loved
>it.

I was 8 years old when Isis was on TV in 1975. Joanna was my first celebrity crush. Joanna did a fantastic job playing Isis. I loved the show, and I'm glad to be able to see it again on DVD.

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  • Re: Setting the Record Straight-a Message from Joanna to fans -- Pier Lombardo Braghirolli, 13:24:00 01/09/08 Wed

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