Produced / directed a pilot for a sitcom on ABC to be called "Andy Capp", based on the comic strip by Reg Smythe
, but the series transplanted the title character from England to Boston.
Did You Know?
During World War II was the voice of "Tokyo Mose", America's answer to "Tokyo Rose" (Iva Toguri
), broadcasting to American troops in the Pacific via the "Mosquito Network". Very active on radio after the war, notably as announcer for Bob Hope
and Jack Paar
on NBC. Worked in television from the 1950s, as a producer/director, best known for his work on F Troop
(1970) and M*A*S*H