1 imageExtensive print archive and contact sheets. With Tommy Dorsey, Dave Garroway, McGuire Sisters, and more. For Cosmopolitan. Jack Lescoulie (November 17, 1912—July 22, 1987) was a radio and television announcer and host, notably on NBC's Today during the 1950s and 1960s;] Lescoulie was also known for his voice impersonation of comedian Jack Benny. He was a musician and had an orchestra. he was an announcer on Jackie Gleason's Cavalcade of Stars (1949–52).as well as the original network announcer for The Honeymooners (1955–56).