The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents



Who talked about this profession

Barbara Billingsley

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Barbara Billingsley on her advice to aspiring performers

Sid Caesar

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Sid Caesar on the experience of "live TV" and his insistence that no cue cards be used on his shows

Diahann Carroll

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Diahann Carroll on appearing on Chance of a Lifetime and winning nightclub appearances where she met Christine Jorgensen, who helped her develop her stage presence

Mitzi Gaynor

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Mitzi Gaynor on advice to aspiring television performers

Tim Reid

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Tim Reid on learning a valuable lesson from Jack Benny about performing

Tom Smothers

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Tom Smothers on the formation of The Smothers Brothers

Jonathan Winters

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Jonathan Winters on his admiration for actors on stage