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Aug 24, 2016

Tim Newell has played Jack Benny in a one man stage play called "Mr.Benny" for years. We talk about who Jack Benny was, why he was so funny and how to become the man on stage.


Aug 17, 2016

I talk with my younger brother, Jeff Henderson, about playing the violin as a kid, getting scared out of our minds listening to Suspense, and Jack Benny Show.


Aug 10, 2016

Laura Leff is the founder and president of the International Jack Benny Fan Club. In this interview we talk about meeting Phil Harris and interviewing Dennis Day, plus we talk about fans, and colorization.


Aug 7, 2016

Truth or Consequences was a quiz stunt radio show starring Ralph Edwards. In 1947 he had everyone asking "Who is the Walking Man?". Now, 70 years later, everyone knows the answer... Jack Benny.


Aug 3, 2016

We continue our conversation with Kathy Fuller-Seeley. Kathy is a professor of media history at UT Austen. She is writing a book about Jack Benny's radio comedy and in the process has obtained and read nearly all of the scripts to the lost episodes. This is part 2 of 2.