In the 1962–1963 television season Young appeared as Christine Massey a free-lance magazine writer and mother of seven children in CBS's The New Loretta Young Show. 
The program which earned her three Emmys was based on the premise that each drama was in answer to a question asked in her fan mail. Clark Gable affair
In 1935 Young had an affair with a then-married Clark Gable while on location for The Call of the Wild.
The series earned three Emmy Awards and reran successfully on daytime TV and later in syndication. Young a devout Roman Catholic worked with various Catholic charities after her acting career. Loretta Young (January 6 1913 – August 12 2000) was an American actress.