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Robert Light (I) (1911–1997)

In addition to movies and stage (Broadway in 1928 at age 17), Robert Light also was one of the first U. S. Armed Forces Network Radio broadcasters, signing the network on the air during WWII in France and Germany after D-Day. His engineer was Loyd Sigmon, inventor of the SigAlert traffic alert system. He was also president of the Southern ... See full bio »

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My Man Godfrey
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Ceiling Zero
Ceiling Zero Les Bogan
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 1939 Wardrobe Girl (Short)
The Boy Friend
 1936 Doughnuts and Society
 1936 Ceiling Zero
Les Bogan
 1935 Shipmates Forever
Ted Sterling
 1935 Mary Jane's Pa
 1935 Reckless
Paul Mercer
 1935 Women Must Dress
Brand Whitney
 1934 Gentlemen Are Born
Fred Harper
 1932 A Modern Cinderella (Short) (uncredited)

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