Album" Recorded the complete sonnets of William Shakespeare
in a multi-LP box set, and played Scrooge in a famous 1941 American Decca recording of Charles Dickens
's "A Christmas Carol". The "Christmas Carol" recording became a classic and was reissued on LP throughout the 1950s and '60's. It has recently been released by ...
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[asked if The Story of Mankind
(1957) was based on a book] Yes. But they are using only the notes on the dust jacket.
He, along with wife Benita Hume
, were frequent guests on Jack Benny
's radio show. The Colmans were supposed to be next-door neighbors. After Colman won his Oscar, Jack borrowed it to take home only to be robbed and the Oscar taken. For several weeks the show story line was the recovery of the stolen Oscar.
Rich, mellifluous voice