Bob Hope Stories
By Stephen Schochet
Stories About the Famous Comedian
Once when he was a little boy in England, Leslie Hope (he later renamed himself Bob after a race car driver he idolized) wanted to pick an apple off a tree. Symbolic of his career, he didn’t want just any apple but the highest one possible. He lost his balance, fell and permanently changed the shape of his nose.
His big break in Hollywood was getting the part Jack Benny turned…Continue
Added by Stephen Schochet on January 23, 2012 at 5:31pm — No Comments