Not Just Yesterday is a podcast in tribute to the legendary actor Roddy McDowall; who's amazing career spanned over 6 decades in both Hollywood and print.
Fright Night: Parts 1 and 2
Happy Halloween everyone! For this year’s spooktacular program, I have chosen to discuss Roddy’s role as Peter Vincent from the Fright Night franchise; and to celebrate this marvelous endeavor, I am joined by my friend Albert Burdge who is my co host again after an almost two year absence! Who could ask for anything more? …
The Black Hole
Hello everyone! I hope you are all doing well. This episode marks the fourth edition of Not Just Yesterday’s annual celebration of Roddy’s birthday, and I cannot believe I have gotten this far with the show! FOUR of Roddy’s birthdays have passed since this show began in August of 2017 and the realization of how …
Planet of the Apes Finale
Hello everyone! The final episode covering the Planet of the Apes franchise is finally here. If you are quarantined during this pandemic of Coronavirus, I hope you all are safe, well and will use this episode to stay entertained during your extended time indoors. Stay safe and keep smiling! ~Zoë
“Cleopatra”/ Happy 91st Birthday, Roddy!
After two years of planning, extensive study of the film’s history, a slight case of obsession and a revamped format for the show, the infamous Cleopatra episode for Roddy’s birthday has finally come to fruition! It’s been a rough ride getting this show off the ground, but, as I say in the show, a good …
Lord Love a Duck
Lord Love a Duck: A phrase of British origin which is meant to convey shock or surprise in a situation where no other words or phrase will fit/a mildly inoffensive and appropriate term used to express surprise. The meaning of this phrase obviously fit the title of the film, who’s sole purpose was Protest with …
Hans Brinker / Roddy Sings
Hello everyone! Today’s episode is a radio production featuring Roddy McDowall and Dean Stockwell. The programme which Roddy and Dean both appeared on in 1952, was “Hans Brinker” and it was produced by Family Theatre. Roddy narrated the production while Dean starred as the lead role of Hans. This is a favorite production of mine, …
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I recently became a fan of Roddy McDowall and was absolutely overjoyed after discovering this Podcast! Zoë does an incredible job at researching and sharing the life of Roddy in such a deep and understanding way! No one else could do it better! She is a blessing to Roddys legacy and I’m sure Roddy would be so incredibly honored to know a fan has done all this for him! This Podcast is a treasure to all Roddy fans!
My first time hearing this
I hope that there is new episode coming on for this year and hopefully that they make more episodes Roddy Is a great actor and did his acting really so him in most part in the planet of the apes movies and some other shows as well
Great to see a Roddy McDowall tribute
Well done, to say the least. Always cool to see a legend's legacy keep alive.