Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New York, he finds Martha Gibson, a single mother with a great voice. He arranges for her to move to Hollywood, but then has a problem trying to sell her to the show's sponsor. Doug tries every trick he can think of to make Martha a star, and as the two work more closely, he falls in love with her. Complicating matters further is when Martha meets and becomes attracted to Garry. Written by
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Warner Bros.' Love-Time Musical!
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Did You Know?
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on December 26, 1949 with Jack Carson
reprising his film role. See more
During a montage showing Martha's rise to stardom, there's a shot of stacks of fan letters, all of them bearing the address of what turns out to be Martha's home address. Even in the far more innocent times in which the film was set, stars didn't publicly reveal their home addresses and virtually all fan mail would have been addressed to her movie studio or record label or simply "Hollywood." See more
[Doug has just sprung a little boy as an unexpected new roommate on Vi, whose apartment management does not allow children or pets
Vi, isn't he wonderful?
Yeah, cutest little lease-breaker I ever saw. Where's his mother?
She's downstairs, she wasn't sure how you'd take this.
Yeah I'll bet.
Hooray for Hollywood
Music by Richard A. Whiting
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