Yoo-Hoo Mrs. Goldberg

    Before there was Lucy, Oprah and Martha there was Molly Goldberg. The new documentary, “Yoo-Hoo Mrs. Goldberg” tells the story of Molly’s creator, Gertrude Berg. Berg was the head writer and star of the radio show “The Goldbergs,” which evolved into TV’s first character-driven domestic situation comedy. Our guests, director AVIVA KEMPNER, and Berg biographer, Mississippi State University communication professor PETE SMITH tell us how Berg breathed life into Molly Goldberg for twenty-five years. Listen to the mp3

    Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

    Together we can reach 100% of WHYY’s fiscal year goal