Jim Backus

Feb 25, 1913


Ohio-born actor Jim Backus's stage career began in summer stock, where, according to his then-roommate Keenan Wynn, he was as well known for his prowess with the ladies as he was for his on-stage versatility. Backus continued acting in New York, vaudeville, and especially radio in the 1930s and 1940s. He was a regular on radio's The Alan Young Show,… More


Jim Backus Videos

Top Secret Affair
29 seconds
I'll See You In My Dreams
3 minutes 56 seconds
The Horizontal Lieutenant
3 minutes 43 seconds
I Love Melvin
4 minutes 39 seconds
2 minutes 50 seconds

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