Funny Man Bill Daily, Star Of "I Dream Of Jeannie", Dies At The Age Of 91
September 10, 2018 17:06
Bill Daily caught the attention of television in 1965 when producers cast him as playboy astronaut Roger Healy in “I Dream of Jeannie.” However, he started out working as a musician, playing bass in a local jazz combo called 'Jack and the Beanstalks'.
After his military service, Daily attended Goodman Theater College in Chicago then took on a job as a radio announcer at NBC. Soon he began touring nightclubs with his stand-up comedy act across the mid-west.