John Cameron Swayze

Bio: John Cameron Swayze was not a movie star, but a pioneering news commentator and a spokesperson for Timex watches whose "It takes a licking and keeps on ticking" became a popular catch phrase during the '60s and '70s. Swayze first entered the public eye in 1949 as a the host of the Camel News Caravan on NBC. Beginning with the line "hopscotching the world for… More


John Cameron Swayze Videos

When Nature Calls
2 minutes 49 seconds
The Boston Strangler
3 minutes 47 seconds
A Face In The Crowd
2 minutes 19 seconds

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