Drew Kennedy | William Kennedy
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When I was dropped summarily by Warner Bros., here I was. I didn't know anything about the freelance world and I was about to find out it was a jungle out there. I got this part at Monogram, which is really the end of the road as far as being a bit-time actor is concerned. In those days, if you worked at Monogram, it was a stigma; you were on your way down."
Kennedy recorded the Opening announcement for Superman during an all-night session, related by him on his movie-host program. After being paid $350 for the Opening announcing, performed at an all-night recording session according to Kennedy uncredited announcer, he was brought back many times as an uncredited bit player or off-screen voice. He appeared as the Announcer at a Race Track in his only...