Home » Archive

Articles tagged with: Porky Pig

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[24 Dec 2010 | One Comment | 2,385 views]
Christmas OTR — Mel Blanc Plays Santa

Everyone remembers Mel Blanc, right?
Sure you do. He was the guy who provided the voices for such famed Warners Brothers cartoon characters as Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Foghorn Leghorn, Pepe Le Pew, the Tasmanian Devil and the Roadrunner (that “beep, beep” was all Blanc, folks).
Blanc also had an old time radio show for a couple of years. It just makes sense that he’d make it radio, seeing how his vocal talents helped in the proliferation of cartoon characters that were so successful they’re still popular today. Truth be told, Blanc …