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The Thrilling Adventure Hour is a staged show in the style of old-time radio performed by your favorite stars from the worlds of television, film, comedy, sketch, animation, and the stage. It is created and written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker.
For more information, tickets to the live show, and pretty pictures, please visit

Beyond Belief, "From the Vaults"

Starring Paul F. Tompkins and Paget Brewster as those married mediums Frank and Sadie Doyle. Also starring Hal Lublin as the Spooky Narrator; Marc Evan Jackson as the President; Crissy Guerero as the President's daughter; Mark Gagliardi as another president; Craig Cackowski as Agent Garvey; and Toby Huss as Buddy Holly.
Recorded in 2006
Written by Ben Acker & Ben Blacker
Directed by Toby Wilkins
Produced by Dave Gruber Allen
Engineered by Tommy Chan with assistance from Jillinda Palmer
Music produced and composed by Andy Paley. "Here's To Us" by Andy Paley & Acker & Blacker
Photo by Allen Amato.

This Thursday, May the 4th, you can download the entire video and/or audio of Acker & Blacker's Star Wars-themed Book Release and Benefit for Public Counsel! Featuring new sketches from Acker & Blacker, music from Jordan Katz & the Elements of Style, and starring "Weird" Al Yankovic, Matt Gourley, Busy Philipps, Janina Gavankar, and many more!
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Proceeds from the downloads benefit Public Counsel, providing pro bono law services to LA's underrepresented communities.