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Jean Gillespie

Show Count: 31
Series Count: 2
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Old Time Radio
Born: October 21, 1923, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Alan Young Show, TheAlan Young Show, The
Show Count: 52
Broadcast History: 28 June 1944 to 20 September 1944, 3 October 1944 to 28 June 1946, 20 September 1946 to 30 May 1947, and 11 January 1949 to 5 July 1949
Cast: Alan Young, Jean Gillespie, Doris Singleton, Ed Begley, Louise Erickson, Jim Backus, Nicodemus Stewart, Hal March, Ken Christy
Director: Helen Mack
Producer: Helen Mack
The series began on NBC Radio as a summer replacement situation comedy in 1944, featuring vocalist Bea Wain. It then moved to ABC Radio with Jean Gillespie portraying Young's girlfriend Betty. The program was next broadcast by NBC for a 1946-47 run and was off in 1948. When it returned to NBC in 1949, Louise Erickson played Betty and Jim Backus was heard as snobbish playboy Hubert Updike III.
Broadcast: July 2nd 1955
Added: Feb 06 2014
Broadcast: 19th October 1946
Added: Jul 09 2009
Broadcast: February 15, 1965
Added: May 01 2014
Broadcast: 12th August 1964
Added: Jun 07 2011
Broadcast: 11th October 1949
Added: May 27 2010