PHOTO CALL: Tony Nominee Jay Johnson's "Bob" Joins the Smithsonian

News   PHOTO CALL: Tony Nominee Jay Johnson's "Bob" Joins the Smithsonian "Bob," Jay Johnson's co-star in the Tony-nominated Jay Johnson: The Two and Only! was honored at Sardi's to celebrate his acquisition by the Smithsonian Museum.
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Created for ABC's sitcom "Soap" in 1977, "Bob" will join the museum's collections chronicling the evolution of the sitcom, including the Bunkers' chairs from "All in the Family" as well as Charlie McCarthy, Jerry Mahoney and other ventriloquist figures.

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At left: "Bob" and Jay Johnson.

Below: Stewart Lane, "Bob," Jay Johnson and Bonnie Comley celebrate "Bob" joining the Smithsonian collection.

photos by Aubrey Reuben
 

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