- Thursday 24th March 2011, 7:08pm [Edited]
- 139 posts
Writers of merit and even gifted ad-libbers get much more respect as creative performers in my book.
One of my pet hates in 'entertainment' was the likes of Johnny Carson, who needed an embarassing stooge to feed him cornball, force-fed, staged quips and comments.
Still, Mr Carson did well enough to purchase a private tropical island out of his earnings. Apparently.