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Announcer for TV series
01/29/09 at 5:34pm
 
Who is the guy who does the narration?
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Re: Announcer for TV series
Reply #1 - 01/29/09 at 5:39pm
 
His name was Desmond Doomsday aka William Dozier the producer.
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Reply #2 - 01/29/09 at 5:44pm
 
what a voice.
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Reply #3 - 01/29/09 at 7:28pm
 
He also did the voice of the waiter in "Hi Diddle Riddle."
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Reply #4 - 01/30/09 at 12:22am
 
And he made an appearance in "Minerva, Mayhem and Millions", the series finale.
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Re: Announcer for TV series
Reply #5 - 01/30/09 at 12:03pm
 
Catfan wrote on 01/29/09 at 7:28pm:
He also did the voice of the waiter in "Hi Diddle Riddle."


So who played the waiter?  Or was that Dozier?
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Re: Announcer for TV series
Reply #6 - 01/30/09 at 1:41pm
 
I never heard the Desmond Doomsday reference? Was that mentioned before in the series?
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Re: Announcer for TV series
Reply #7 - 01/30/09 at 2:09pm
 
Its too bad that today TV shows dont have Narrators like they used to. The only modern narrator that I know of is the women who does the begining and end of Desperate Housewifes. Pink
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Re: Announcer for TV series
Reply #8 - 01/30/09 at 7:16pm
 
William Dozier himself refers to the name "Desmond Doomsday" as the narrator in that "Telescope" TV interview. I'm not sure where else it is "officially" referenced"

click for Batfriend.com site for the interview video


The Maitre'd according to the call sheet (past posted by "Bill_S.C.")  was played by Carl Christie.
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