So much of being a Gen-X kid meant discovering classic movies on their network television airings. And a lot of them were on ABC, like classic James Bond movies...
And Star Trek:
Years later I learned the familiar voice behind these promos was Ernie Anderson—Paul Thomas Anderson’s dad.
I also learned that Ernie Anderson was a fun guy about them!
So enjoy his appearance on David Letterman from 1983:
And if you don’t have any kids or workplace colleagues around, check out this legendary role of outtakes!
Remember: “There’s no special guest. He’s just a guest.”