About the film
musical bandleader press agent actor
Release Date: December 26, 1941
|Production Companies||:||RKO Radio Pictures|
|Writers||:||James V. Kern|
Lulu Monahan, the press agent for John Barrymore, is attempting to get a sponsor for a radio program. To that end, she and the agent for bandleader Kay Kyser, plant a story that the great Shakespearean actor, over his heartfelt objections, will teach Kyser how to play Shakespeare, which isn't the same as playing Paducah, which soon becomes evident.