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Henry Jacobs (1924–2015)

Henry Jacobs was born in 1924. He was an actor and producer, known for THX 1138 (1971), Breaking the Habit (1965) and Sunnyside (2017). He died on September 25, 2015 in the USA. See full bio »



(age 91) in USA

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Known For

THX 1138 Mark 8 Student
Sunnyside Himself
Odds & Ends Himself - Narrator


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 1971 THX 1138
Mark 8 Student
 1960 The Interview (Short)
Shorty Petterstein (voice)
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 1965 Breaking the Habit (Documentary short) (producer)
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 2017/II Sunnyside (Documentary)
 1959 Odds & Ends (Short)
Himself - Narrator (as Rheny Bojac)
 1956 You Bet Your Life (TV Series)
Himself - KPFA Radio Host
- Episode #6.39 (1956) ... Himself - KPFA Radio Host

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Alternate Names:

Rheny Bojac

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In the 1950s, he hosted the seminal radio program "Music and Folklore" on WILL-FM in Illinois, in addition to KPFA in California. His radio satire work with Woody Leafer (notably the fake interviews with "Sholem Stein" and "Shorty Petterstein") inspired comedians such as Lenny Bruce and George Carlin. See more »

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