Hy Averback

Hy Averback

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hy Averback (October 21, 1920, Minneapolis, Minnesota - October 14, 1997, Los Angeles, California) was a radio, TV and film actor who eventually became a producer and director. Averback was an announcer in Hollywood before World War II. During the War, as part of the Armed Forces Radio Service, he entertained troops in the Pacific with his program of comedy and music, where he created the character of Tokyo Mose, a lampoon of Japan's Tokyo Rose. In the post-War years he became the announcer for Bob Hope and Jack Paar on NBC, also announcing for other NBC radio shows, The Sealtest Village Store and Let's Talk Hollywood.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Log Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135828452
  • 9786135828450