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Jimmy Olsen Grows Up

Librettist, poet, and playwright Jack Larson got his career start playing Jimmy Olsen, the cub reporter on the 1950s The Adventures of Superman TV show. He has a cameo role in the new movie Superman Returns as Bo the Bartender. This interview originally aired on April 12, 1993.

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Other segments from the episode on June 30, 2016

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 30, 2006: Interview with Paul Reubens; Commentary on Aaron Spelling; Interview with Jack Larson; Review of the film "Devil wears Prada."

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