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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[to his agent] Before God I'm worth 35 dollars a week. Before the motion picture industry I'm worth anything you can get.
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