Radio Star Brown Dies

Radio drama producer Himan Brown has died, aged 99.

He passed away at his Manhattan, New York home on Friday. Details regarding his cause of death had not been released as WENN went to press.

Brown created and voiced popular radio dramas including Dick Tracy, Flash Gordon, The Gumps, Grand Central Station and Inner Sanctum Mysteries during his long-running career.

He also wrote scripts and directed stars including Orson Welles, Gregory Peck and Frank Sinatra.

Brown is survived by a son, Barry, a daughter, Hilda, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.