Special Thanks to FloFan Kristin Johanson for her contribution to this list.


Show Episode Date Role Other info
The U.S. Steel Hour Huck Finn Nov 20, 1957

The U.S. Steel Hour A Family Alliance June 4, 1958

The Today Show
1959-1960 The "Today Girl" Women's Editor
Sing Along
1958 Series Regular with Bill Hayes
Oldsmobile Music Theatre
1959 Co-Host Show aka "Hayes and Henderson"
The Bell Telephone Hour
1964 Summer hostess
The Brady Bunch All 1969-1974 Carol Brady
The Brady Bunch Hour All 1977 Carol Brady
The Brady Brides All 1981 Carol Brady
The Bradys All 1990 Carol Brady
Country Kitchen All 1985-1993 Hostess
Nashville Now
1980s Occasional Host Also appeared as guest performer
Dave's World Several 1993-1995 Maggie She was Dave's mother-in-law
Florence Henderson's Short-Cut Cooking All 1998-1999 Hostess
Later Today All 1999-2000 Hostess with Jodi Applegate and Asha Blake Talk show following the Today Show
Today Show Recurring 2000-2001 Special correspondent on Senior Life Occasional segments & interviews


Show Episode Date Role Other info
The Ed Sullivan Show

Off-stage singer First television "appearance"
The Tonight Show with Jack Paar
1957-1962 Guest Host First female guest-host
Coke Time with Eddie Fisher
1954 Guest Sang a song from "Fanny"
The Rodgers and Hammerstein Anniversary Show

The General Foods 25th Anniversary Show

The Gershwin Years

1962 Celebrity Contestant Buddy Hackett also appeared
1963 Celebrity Contestant Tony Randall also appeared
1963 Celebrity Contestant Steve Lawrence also appeared
1964 Celebrity Contestant Peter Lawford also appeared
1964 Celebrity Contestant Hugh O'Brien also appeared
1964 Celebrity Contestant with Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, and Eydie Gorme
1967 Celebrity Contestant With Jack Carter. Daytime, 5-day version
The Face is Familiar
1966 Celebrity guest
The Ed Sullivan Show
1966 Guest Sang "Do-re-mi" and "The Sound of Music"
The Dean Martin Show

The Jackie Gleason Show

The Jonathan Winters Show

The Hollywood Palace

Kraft Music Hall

Operation: Entertainment

The Dictionary Game

Highlights of the Ice Capades: Bell System Family Theatre

A World of Love

The Don Knotts Show

This Is Tom Jones

The Mike Douglas Show

City vs. Country

A Salute to Television's 25th Anniversary

The Paul Lynde Halloween Special

The Muppet Show

Bob Hope's All-Star Comedy Special from Australia

The Tony Orlando and Dawn Rainbow Hour

To Tell The Truth
Did at least two appearances
The $25,000 Pyramid
1982 Celebrity Contestant with Tom Reilly
The $25,000 Pyramid
1983 Celebrity Contestant with Earl Holliman
The $25,000 Pyramid
1985 Celebrity Contestant with Michael Spound
The $100,000 Pyramid
1985 Celebrity Contestant with Stuart Damon
The $100,000 Pyramid
1986 Celebrity Contestant with Terry Lester
The $100,000 Pyramid
1986 Celebrity Contestant with Ed Begley, Jr.
1993 Celebrity guest
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
1996 Guest on Rosie's Lookalike Audience show
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
1997 Guest Appeared several times on the show during Rosie's trip to Los Angeles and on first show back in NY
Larry King Weekend
1997 Guest Hourlong interview in which Florence reflects on her career
Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher
1990s Guest panelist Several appearances
Bradymania: A Very Brady Special
1993 Hostess
A Salute to the 70s: The Beat is Back
1993 Cameo appearance as Carol Brady
A Capitol Fourth
1994 Performer Sang a medley from "Carousel" with John Raitt
Music Too Hot for Mom
1998 Celebrity Guest Mother's Day special for VH1
Mrs. America Pageant
1996, 1997, 1998 Hostess
The View
1998 Celebrity Guest Appeared with Shirley Jones & Marion Ross
The Howie Mandel Show
1998 Celebrity Guest Was interviewed
The Donny & Marie Show
1998 Celebrity Guest Was interviewed, and did cooking demo
1998 Celebrity Guest Appeared with Shirley Jones & Marion Ross
E! True Hollywood Story: Dean Martin
1999 Celebrity Guest Spoke about working with Dean
The E! True Hollywood Story of The Brady Bunch
1999 As herself Spoke about working on The Brady Bunch
CBS This Morning
Spoke about The Brady Bunch
The Today Show
Appeared with Jodi Applegate and Asha Blake on their first day hosting Later Today
The Rosie O'Donnell Show
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
1999 Rode on a float Sang "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer"
The Ainsley Harriott Show
2000 Celebrity Guest Appeared with Jodi Applegate and Asha Blake
Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular
July 4, 2000 Co-host David Alan Grier was other Co-host
Larry King Live
2000 Guest Host
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Hollywood Survivor 2001 Celebrity contestant A 4 week long spoof of "Survivor" with classic TV stars
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
2001 Celebrity contestant Classic TV edition. She won $32,000 for the City of Hope


Show Episode Date Role Other info
I Spy The Abbe and the Nymph 1966

Medical Center
Sept 22,1975

Medical Center
December 12, 1976

The Love Boat The Captain's Cup 1977 Diane DiMarzo Diane is a press agent whose client fails to show up.
The Love Boat The Remake 1980 Christine Frank Christine is a widow who falls for a man who resembles her late husband.
The Love Boat Successor 1980 Harriet Rogers Harriet is a woman who believes she is dying.
The Love Boat Affair On Demand 1983 Anita Anita is a woman whose husband tricks her into letting him have an affair.
The Love Boat Return of Annabelle 1984 Annabelle Annabelle is a country singer whose three adopted children come between her and her new husband.
The Love Boat Runaway 1985 Irene Irene is a mother whose daughter runs away after having been raped by her stepfather
The Love Boat Divorce Me, Please 1970s or 1980s

Hart to Hart Hartland Express 1981 Violet Cuthbert
Fantasy Island The Sailor 1982

Police Squad! Rendezvous at Big Gulch 1982

Fantasy Island My Mother, the Swinger 1983

Alice It Had to be Mel 1983 Sarah James Sarah is a singer Mel almost marries
Finder of Lost Loves Forgotten Melodies 1984

The New Love American Style Love and the Piano Teacher 1985

Cover Up Healthy, Wealthy and Dead 1985

L.A. Law
1986 Margaret Flanagan
Murder, She Wrote Death Stalks the Big Top 1986 Maria Morgana
Day By Day In Brady Dimension 1989 Carol Brady
It's Garry Shandling's Show
1980s Guest star
Free Spirit
1989 Guest star With Robert Reed
Murder, She Wrote Ballad for a Blue Lady 1990 Patti Sue Diamond Patti Sue is a country singer who reacts to news of her husband's infidelity by murdering him.
Out of This World My Mom and Why I Love Her 1991 As herself
The Mommies
1993 As herself Florence, Barbara Billingsley, Audra Lindley and June Lockhart appeared as famous TV 'Mommies.'
Roseanne Suck Up or Shut Up 1994 Flo Flo is a businesswoman whose son goes to school with Roseanne's son.
Burke's Law
1994 Lydia Sexton Lydia is a psychic found guilty in the murder of a playboy hairstylist.
1995 Muriel Fudge and Peter's grandmother
Caroline in the City Caroline and the Balloon 1995 As herself
Hiller and Diller Thankless Giving 1997 Ted Hiller's mother-in-law
Union Square No Sex Until After Homework 1997 Nellie Forbush Cameo appearance in which she sang "I'm Gonna Wash that Man Right Outta My Hair" from South Pacific.
Ellen Joe's Kept Secret 1997 Madeline Joe's wealthy, older girlfriend
Ally McBeal Two's a Crowd 2000 Shirley Grouper A sex therapist who is sued for giving bad advice
King of Queens Dark Meet 2000 Lily Arthur's second wife


Show Date Role Other info
Little Women 1958 Meg March A musical rendition of the Louisa May Alcott classic
The Love Boat 1976 Monica Richardson This TV movie was the Pilot for the TV series
The Brady Girls Get Married 1981 Carol Brady
A Very Brady Christmas 1988 Carol Brady
Just a Regular Kid: An AIDS Story 1987 Ellen Casio Mother of an HIV+ teenage son