Hollywood Voices | Interviews with stars of the Golden Age of American Cinema

Talking Of Films | Buster Keaton

A conversation with the dead-pan comedian of the silent-movie era.

CHANNEL | Network Three

FIRST BROADCAST | 27 November 1961

DURATION | 12 minutes 59 seconds

FIRSTBROADCAST

1961

Synopsis

Herbert Feinstein chats with Buster Keaton, one of the biggest stars of the silent-movie years. Keaton reveals the origins of his nickname, 'Buster', and reviews his career to date. He is critical of modern comedians such as Bob Hope, but says he admires Lucille Ball, WC Fields and the Marx Brothers.

Contributors

Herbert Feinstein
Contributor
Buster Keaton
Contributor

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