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Poll: Radio Is a Sound Salvation!

While the radio is not as popular as it was several decades ago, it can provide entertainment for every taste - news, advice, religion, all sorts of music and more. Which of these characters who perform on the radio would you most want to listen to in reality?

Discuss the list here

Make Your Choice

  1. Vote!

    Dan Butler in Frasier (1993)

    Bob "Bulldog" Briscoe, sports - KACL, Seattle
  2. Vote!

    Kelsey Grammer in Frasier (1993)

    Frasier Crane, talk therapy - KACL, Seattle
  3. Vote!

    John Corbett in Northern Exposure (1990)

    Chris Stevens, wide-ranging format - KBHR, Cicely, AK
  4. Vote!

    Eric Bogosian in Talk Radio (1988)

    Barry Champlin, opinion - KGAB, Dallas
  5. Vote!

    John Malkovich in Changeling (2008)

    Rev. Gustav Briegleb, religion and politics - KGP, Los Angeles
  6. Vote!

    Andy Griffith in A Face in the Crowd (1957)

    Larry "Lonesome" Rhodes, live music and folksy humor - KGRK, Pickett, AR
  7. Vote!

    Joe Mantegna in Airheads (1994)

    Ian "The Shark", rock music - KPPX, Los Angeles
  8. Vote!

    Clint Eastwood in Play Misty for Me (1971)

    Dave Garver, rock and pop music - KRML, Carmel, CA
  9. Vote!

    Janeane Garofalo in The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996)

    Dr. Abby Barnes, animal expert - KRWW, Los Angeles
  10. Vote!

    Dina Spybey-Waters, Tom Beckett, John Bedford Lloyd, Amanda Naughton, and Kevin O'Rourke in Remember WENN (1996)

    The various actors and singers, including Hilary Booth, Mackie Bloom, Tom Eldridge and Mr. Foley, multiple serials - WENN, Pittsburgh
  11. Vote!

    THAT '70s SHOW: Randy (Josh Meyers, L) watches Donna (Laura Prepon, R) as she experiences minor difficulties raising money for children's books in the "Who Needs You" episode of THAT '70s SHOW airing Thursday, Jan. 19 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

    "Hot Donna" Pinciotti, rock music - WFPP, Point Place, WI
  12. Vote!

    Minnie Driver in Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)

    Debi Newberry, '80s new wave music - WGPM, Grosse Pointe, MI
  13. Vote!

    Kevin Bacon in Telling Lies in America (1997)

    Billy Magic, rock music - WHK, Cleveland
  14. Vote!

    Tim McIntire in American Hot Wax (1978)

    Alan Freed, rock and pop music - WJW, Cleveland, later WINS, New York City
  15. Vote!

    Howard Hesseman in WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)

    Dr. Johnny Fever, AKA John Caravella, AKA Rip Tide, rock music - WKRP, Cincinnati
  16. Vote!

    Tim Reid in WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)

    Venus Flytrap AKA Gordon Sims, R&B music - WKRP, Cincinnati
  17. Vote!

    Richard Sanders in WKRP in Cincinnati (1978)

    Les Nessman, news - WKRP, Cincinnati
  18. Vote!

    Meryl Streep, Lily Tomlin, Garrison Keillor, Lindsay Lohan, and Prairie in A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

    Garrison Keiller and the musicians, singers, comedians and actors from American's most celebrated live radio show - WLT, St. Paul, MN
  19. Vote!

    Dolly Parton in Straight Talk (1992)

    "Doctor Shirlee" Kenyon, advice - WNDY, Chicago
  20. Vote!

    Khandi Alexander and Phil Hartman in NewsRadio (1995)

    Evelyn William "Bill" McNeal and Catherine Duke, news - WNYX, New York City
  21. Vote!

    Cleavon Little in Vanishing Point (1971)

    Super Soul - WOK, Goldfield, NV
  22. Vote!

    Don Cheadle in Talk to Me (2007)

    Ralph "Petey" Greene, talk - WOL-AM, Washington, DC
  23. Vote!

    Howard Stern in Private Parts (1997)

    Howard Stern, talk - WTBU, Boston; WCCC, Hartford; WWWW, Detroit; WWDC, Washington, DC; and WNBC, New York City
  24. Vote!

    Martin Lawrence in Martin (1992)

    Martin Payne, opinion - WZUP, Detroit
  25. Vote!

    Wolfman Jack in American Graffiti (1973)

    Wolfman Jack, rock music - XERB, Modesto, CA
  26. Vote!

    Robin Williams in Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)

    Airman Adrian Cronauer, humor and rock music - Armed Forces Radio, Saigon, Vietnam
  27. Vote!

    Christian Slater in Pump Up the Volume (1990)

    Mark "Hard Harry" Hunter, wide-ranging pirate radio format - HHH, suburb of Phoenix, AZ
  28. Vote!

    Alison J. Forest, Barbara Lucchi, Marco Luisi, and Tommaso Ramenghi in Working Slowly (Radio Alice) (2004)

    The Italian champions of autonomist Marxism, politics and other free-flowing content - Radio Alice, Bologna, Italy
  29. Vote!

    Philip Seymour Hoffman and Ralph Brown in The Boat That Rocked (2009)

    "The Count", rock music - Radio Rock, anchored in the North Sea
  30. Vote!

    Rhys Ifans and Tom Sturridge in The Boat That Rocked (2009)

    Gavin Kavanagh, rock music - Radio Rock, anchored in the North Sea
  31. Vote!

    Lynne Thigpen in The Warriors (1979)

    The lady DJ, news and opinion - unnamed underground station, New York City
  32. Vote!

    Samuel L. Jackson in Do the Right Thing (1989)

    Mister Señor Love Daddy, music and news - WE LOVE Radio, Brooklyn
  33. Vote!

    Tessa Thompson in Dear White People (2014)

    Samantha White, opinion - Winchester University Student Radio
  34. Vote!

    Karin Viard in On Air (2012)

    Claire Martin AKA Mélina, advice - station unknown, France
  35. Vote!

    Wallace Shawn in Radio Days (1987)

    The Masked Avenger, adventure serial - station unknown, New York City

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