So, when you turn on a game show, no doubt one of the kind of contestants you expect to see would be...oh, say James Cagney. Here he is as the Mystery Guest on What's My Line? The treat here is the great ease he shows as a contestant and the comfort of putting on a voice. As a result of it all, the panel surprisingly has a hard time guessing one of the all-time great film legends. Notable too is that one of the panelists is novelist Gore Vidal.
Robert J. Elisberg is a two-time recipient of the Lucille Ball Award for comedy screenwriting. He's written for film, TV, the stage, and two best-selling novels, is a regular columnist for the Writers Guild of America and was for the Huffington Post. Among his other writing, he has a long-time column on technology (which he sometimes understands), and co-wrote a book on world travel. As a lyricist, he is a member of ASCAP, and has contributed to numerous publications.
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