Bill Rabe interviews Stan Laurel, 1959: Stan Laurel talks about his early stage career in juvenile panto and vaudeville. He talks about his early stage partnerships including The Keystone Trio. He tells us how he got into show business and how his comic character developed. Stan gives great insight into what makes a great comic. He then goes on to talk about Laurel and Hardy's short career on radio. Stan also tells us how The Cuckoo Song came to be Stan and Oliver's theme tune. He also tells us how he first met Oliver Hardy and first came to work with the man who would later become his life-long friend and partner, how their characters evolved and developed.
Stan Laurel 1959 Interview