Jack Benny On The Importance of Organic Character Development


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In June of 1983, Jack Carney broadcast a two-part audio documentary on the life and career of Jack Benny featuring interviews and recollections with the cast, and audio from the show. During the first part of the documentary the late Jack Benny, in an interview recorded years before, spoke of the importance of organic character and joke development on the Jack Benny Program. This audio comes courtesy of Goodmond H. Danielson III. Breaking Walls Episode 88 will spotlight Jack Benny's 1945-46 season and the "I Can't Stand Jack Benny Contest," which helped vault the show's ratings into the upper echelon. This episode will be available beginning February 1st, 2019 everywhere you get your podcasts and at TheWallBreakers.com.

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