Orson Welles, Agnes Moorehead, Lamont Cranston discussed on Hollywood 360


And it's time now for the shadow now the shuttle was one of radio's most popular mystery detective shows it started in the nineteen thirties but it wasn't a crime fighter in the nineteen thirties it was just some narrator reading stories out of street and Smith magazine but then in nineteen thirty seven they decided to retool the whole show and make it a crime fighter so they hired Orson Welles and he played Lamont Cranston wealthy young man about town learn to the hypnotic power to cloud men's minds and women's minds to so they could not see him any use this power to fight crime the cool planets now the only person that knew that Lamont Cranston was indeed the shadow was is gal pal is lovely assistant Margot lane played at one time by Agnes Moorehead who would play in Dora and be with the TV series and that and there were other actors that played the role but they were the most famous Orson Welles and Agnes Moorehead and we have a broadcast from nineteen thirty seven one of the earlier shows in my collection of the shadow of the so it's this is called the circle of death from November twenty eighth nineteen thirty seven here is Orson Welles and Agnes Moorehead starring in the shadow. yeah there are no. I'm not..

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