Category Archives: comedians

Remembering Comedian and Actor Jerry Stiller

Doug Miles hosts a look back at some of Stiller and Meara’s comedy on the Ed Sullivan Show, The Carol Burnett Show and one of their Blue Nun Wine radio commercials as a tribute to the great Jerry Stiller who passed away 5/11/20 at 92.

Remembering Actor/Comedian Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller was a talented actor/comedian/writer who passed away today at 92. He and his wife Anne Meara were a successful comedy team and each of them were successful as individual performers. Jerry was best known to TV audiences in the 1990’s as “Frank Costanza” on “Seinfeld” and “Arthur Spooner” on “The King of Queens”. Here’s part of an appearance of “Stiller and Meara” on the “Ed Sullivan Show” in 1964:

Happy 94th to the late great Don Rickles today!

Happy Birthday to the legendary “Mr. Warmth” and “Merchant of Venom”, Don Rickles who would’ve been 94 today.

“Book Talk” Guest Comedy Writer Alan Zweibel Author “Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier”

Doug Miles talks with comedy writer Alan Zweibel (SNL, It’s Garry Shandling’s Show) about his book “Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier” on ‘Talk Across America”. Book link available below:

Remembering Comedian/Actor Orson Bean

For those who don’t know Orson Bean, please watch his one-man show from a few years ago. He was a great talent. He was tragically killed when hit by a car Feb. 7, 2020 in Venice, CA.

Remembering the great Tim Conway who passed away at 85

I had the honor of talking with Tim Conway on radio several years ago. He was as nice as he was talented.

Remembering the great Bob Einstein who passed away today at 76

“Talk Across America” guest Steve Depass “America’s Singing Poet”

In this archived episode, Doug Miles talks with “America’s Singing Poet” Steve Depass originally aired on WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL 2006.

“Abbott and Costello” sketch WBAU 90.3 FM

Doug Miles (Abbott) and Mike Casano (Costello) on “Who Knows What” as aired WBAU 90.3 FM.

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“Burns and Allen” sketch as aired WBAU radio

Doug Miles and Lena Ehrenberg as George Burns and Gracie Allen as aired WBAU 90.3 FM radio.

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