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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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
That's like keeping the smog and throwing away Los Angeles.
I don't think you know how much it means to me to do the commercial. After all I'm not a funny man. I can't sing or dance. I don't lead a band. What are you paying me for?
Don, you're hanging yourself.
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