Gary Theroux

Gary Theroux

Actor, director and producer in Norwalk

About Gary

Emmy nominated TV writer and producer who has crafted programming ("Legends of Comedy," "America In The '40s," "The History of Rock 'n' Roll," etc.) for PBS, CBS, Disney and others, winning awards from Connecticut Public Television, The Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Billboard Magazine and others. Comedy, documentaries, pop culture, music and entertainment history are all specialties. Taught music, broadcasting and entertainment history at UCLA and elsewhere. Radio PD/MD/DJ mostly in L.A. and N.Y. (KRLA, KIIS, KDAY, XERF, WZFM, WAKC, WXPS, WRKL, WGLT, XERF, etc.). Guest on "The Today Show," "Larry King," "Joe Franklin" and other programs. Spent 20 mostly concurrent years helping run Reader's Digest Entertainment, Has interviewed over a thousand celebrities and newsmakers; author of several books, countless.articles and radio/TV/film scripts, Recently completed work as managing producer of a two-time Emmy winning bew talent showcase TV series in New England..

Name: Gary Theroux

Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer and Screenwriter

Unique traits: versatile character actor, both on camera and as a VO artist


  • The History of Rock 'n' Roll

    The History of Rock 'n' Roll
    Music by Drake-Chenault Enterprises Co-Producer; Writer; Interviewer

  • America In The '40s

    America In The '40s
    Television by Reader's Digest Creator - Writer

  • Legends of Comedy

    Legends of Comedy
    by Charles Grinker Creator - Writer

  • Cavalcade

    by Cavalcade Productions Producer - Director - Writer - Multi-Role Actor

  • Community Auditions

    Community Auditions
    Television by Armstrong InterActive; The Intervale Group Managing Producer / Head Writer


  • Emmy Award nomination 2009 (TV writer)

  • Winner, 1996 Film and Video Competition (Connecticut Public Television)

  • Billboard Magazine: Top Special Program of the Year (for "The History of Rock ';n' Roll") :


  • Illinois State University

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