Edmund Lincoln Anderson (18 September 1905 – 28 February 1977), also known as Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, was an American comedian and actor. His most famous role was that of Rochester van Jones, usually known simply as "Rochester", the valet of Jack Benny, on his radio and television shows. With this he became the first African-American to have a regular role on a nationwide radio program.
Mel Blanc (5/30/08 - 7/10/89) American voice actor and comedian, best remembered as the voice of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Tweety Bird, Sylvester the Cat, Yosemite Sam, Foghorn Leghorn and others.
Sid Caesar & Milton Berle -Isaac Sidney "Sid" Caesar is an Emmy Award-winning American comic actor and writer best known for the 1950s television series Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour-Milton Berle was an American comedian and actor. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theater, he was the first major American television star and was known to millions of viewers as "Uncle Miltie" and "Mr. Television" during TV's golden age.
Sid Ceasar starred in Your Show of Shows from 1950-54. Live TV when comedy was truly funny. Caesar brought together one of the best comedy teams in television history: Carl Reiner, Howard Morris, and Imogene Coca. 90 minutes of fast-paced comedy sketches; much better than what is offered today.