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The Secrets Of A Comedy Legend

A lovable sitcom actor hid a scandalous secret, which might have ended his life.

Bob Crane promoting his sitcom. Photo from Everett Collection

Onscreen Bob Crane was known as a talented comedian, able to milk a joke for all it was worth. Offscreen he harbored a secret life that shocked fans as it slowly came out in the tabloids. The secret helped usher in the end of his career.

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Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson

Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.