(performer: "When Johnny Comes Marching Home", "Abide With Me")
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(1983) On working with Marilyn Monroe in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes": "The thing I remember most is working with this beautiful lady from early in the morning until late at night. Then as my folks were getting me dressed to go home she came out of her dressing room without any makeup. If I hadn't recognized her voice I'd never have believed she was the same person."
Wentzlaff's (born May 3, 1946 in Los Angeles) big break into show business came when he appeared on Art Linkletter's national radio show. As the story goes, Wentzlaff (at age 5) arrived in a train engineer's outfit and when Linkletter asked his name, Wentzlaff ad libbed -- in the deep voice that became his trademark -- "George Wentzlaff, but i'd rather be Casey Jones." It was the first big laugh ...