Hold It! Musical comedy. Based on material by Matt Brooks
and Art Arthur. Directed by Robert E. Perry. National Theatre: 5 May 1948- 12 Jun 1948 (46 performances). Cast included: Wana Allison, John Beggs, Gloria Benson, Bob Bernard, Red Buttons
, Kenny Buffett, Robert Cadwallader, Tom Bowman, Penny Carroll, Douglas Chandler, ...
John Down | Our Gang | Hal Roach's Rascals
Did You Know?
Hosted his own local childrens TV series, "The Johnny Downs Show" in San Diego, California during the early 1950s. Set against the backdrop of an airport hanger and playing a former WWII pilot, "Johnny Jet" entertained and informed his studio audiences and his viewers in between reruns of "The Little Rascals" film comedies.