Jack Benny was a regular on his own radio program since 1932. He brought the program, with his underplayed humor, to TV along with his radio regulars. Jack, who remained 39-years-old, kept his money in his basement and drove his old Maxwell car just as he had done on the radio. Written by
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Did You Know?
A 1952 spoof of Gaslight
(1944), entitled "Autolight" and co-starring Barbara Stanwyck
proved so popular that Jack Benny
wanted to rebroadcast it. Legal wrangling with MGM resulted in this not happening until 1959. See more
When they laugh at one of my jokes... it just gets me right here.
[Puts hand on heart
Yes, that's the spot all right. You almost had a heart attack when they laughed at Bob Hope.
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