Gary Owens performs in a skit at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards with Lilly Tomlin as Ernestine.
Here is a very good interview from the Laugh-In DVD collection with Gary Owens.
He talks about how he got his start in radio and then television. Gary also goes into depth about his animation voice work, meeting Walt Disney, as well as his connection to Mel Blanc.
I remember running into him at the
Howard Lowery Gallery in Burbank. He was very nice and told all these great stories.
Since the original video has been removed, I have replaced it with these.
Casey Kasem is best remembered as a radio personality and animation voice artist. But he also did television, including a KTLA show called Shebang! Produced by Dick Clark of
American Bandstand, it was a music show like Shindig!, Hullabaloo, and Ready Steady Go!.
Casey Kasem was inducted into to the
National Association of Broadcasters Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 1985.
The Doors make their first live television appearance lip-synching their first single “Break On Through (To the Other Side).”