Jack Paar: As I Was Saying...And More DVD (1997)
Jack Paar videos DVDs purchase A box set featuring the best of legendary comedian Jack Paar, television pioneer and first host of The Tonight Show. Includes "Jack Paar: As I Was Saying", a special documentary look at Paar's life from radio to the Army and into the golden age of television. Also includes archival footage of Paar's interviews with such stars as Judy Garland, John F. Kennedy, Jonathan Winters, Bill Cosby, Woody Allen, and much more.
Jack Paar, a pioneer in late night television, brought conversation, comedy, and wit to millions of Americans who tuned in nightly to watch Jack, his celebrated guests, and their antics. This exciting, two-hour documentary takes the viewer on a journey through the life and career of this TV originator; from his early days in radio, in the army, to his pre- Tonight Show years in Hollywood, through the golden era of the late 50's and 60's when television was live and unrehearsed. Includes rare, vintage television clips with Judy Garland, John F. Kennedy, more.