Closely patterned on the rise to fame of Elvis Presley, Colonel Tom Parker was reported to be none too happy with the portrayal of the shifty manager; even the name "Sharkey" not only rhymed but had overtones of "shark"

This story is based on the Kraft Television Theatre episode "the Singin' Idol" which also starred Tommy Sands.

Josephine Hutchinson played John McIntire's daughter. She was born in 1903, he in 1907.

Final movie of actress Marie Brown.