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Cast Interviews

Posted: Fri Mar 14, 2014 1:40 am
by Paul
Welcome to the new forum for the beloved OUR MISS BROOKS!

I'll start off with some cast interviews.

Eve Arden

Recorded January 31st, 1975 - 23 min

Actress who created the role of Connie Brooks for the long-running Our Miss Brooks on both radio and television. She was born April 30, 1912 and was 62 when we met backstage at the Drury Lane Theatre in Evergreen Park, Illinois. She died November 12, 1990 at age 78.

http://www.speakingofradio.com/interviews/eve-arden/

Gloria McMillan

Recorded June 22nd, 2007 - 31 min

She portrayed Harriet Conklin, the principal?s daughter, on Our Miss Brooks on both radio and TV and had also appeared on other radio programs, including many supporting roles on the Lux Radio Theatre. She was born March 13, 1936 and was 71 when we spoke about her career on a panel before a large group of attendees at the Radio Enthusiasts of Puget Sound convention in Seattle, Washington.

http://www.speakingofradio.com/intervie ... a-actress/

Posted: Fri Mar 14, 2014 3:14 am
by Paul
Gale Gordon

Recorded May 13th, 1990 - 71 min

By phone from his home in California, this versatile radio and television actor was a guest on our Radio Classics program on WBBM, Chicago, as we talked about his career and played excerpts from many of his radio appearances including My Favorite Husband and Burns and Allen. He was born February 20, 1906 and was 84 at the time of this conversation. He died June 30, 1995 at age 89.

http://www.speakingofradio.com/intervie ... ale-actor/