Ed Herlihy

Ed Herlihy

  • Born on
    • August 14th, 1909
  • Died on
    • January 30th, 1999
Edward Joseph Herlihy was an American newsreel narrator for Universal-International. He was also a long-time radio and television announcer for NBC, hosting The Horn and Hardart Children's Hour in the 1940s and 1950, and was briefly interim announcer on The Tonight Show in 1962. He was also the voice of Kraft Foods radio and TV commercials from the 1940s through the early 1980s. When he died in 1999, his obituary in The New York Times said he was "A Voice of Cheer and Cheese".


Acting (6 Credits)

1994Don't Drink the Water as Narrator
1988Who Framed Roger Rabbit as Newscaster
1986A Fine Mess as TV Reporter
1985Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment as Dooley
1985Pee-wee's Big Adventure as Mr. Buxton
1983Zelig as Pathe News Announcer (voice)

Himself (1 Credits)

1982The King of Comedy as Himself

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