Before the advent of television, radio played a major role in home entertainment during the 1930's,
40's and 50's. Instead of sitting around the TV set, families would sit around the radio and listen to their
favourite radio shows. "Radio Theatre", the translation of live plays or movies to the radio format, was extremely
popular, and many famous actor and actresses, including Jimmy, were stars of the medium. |
Jimmy made many appearances, both in reproductions of his popular films and in other independent productions, some
of which can be listened to below...