Category Archive: Radio

Leslie Howard and Merle Oberon in “A Minuet” (1935)

On February 14, 1935, Leslie Howard and Merle Oberon played a short play in rhyme, “A Minuet” by Louis N. Parker, included in The Fleischmann’s Yeast Hour radio show, commonly known as The Rudy… Continue reading

Leslie on the Radio: New Findings

The Radio page of this blog is still a work in progress. Since I have created it, I have found several new pieces of information and discovered new broadcasts I knew nothing about.… Continue reading

Leslie Howard, a Radio Star (1932-1939)

I have added two articles to the archives, about Leslie Howard and his radio broadcasts. The first one is another article presenting Leslie Howard as a rule-breaker, an unconventional man and actor who gets rid of… Continue reading

Leslie Howard: A Castaway for BBC Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs is a very popular programme of BBC Radio. Since 1942, a very long list of castaways have presented their musical choices, answering the question: ” if you were to be cast… Continue reading

Un uomo dai molti talenti

Leslie Howard non è stato soltanto un attore di prima grandezza (anche se in una certa misura controvoglia), un regista raffinato, un produttore con un certo gusto per il rischio, uno scrittore dalla… Continue reading

Leslie alla radio

La voce di Leslie Howard, quella voce che noi nati nell’era della TV abbiamo imparato a conoscere nei film – e datemi retta, anche se non sapete benissimo l’inglese, cercate di vedere i… Continue reading