Jennifer Frantz is a New York City resident. Did you know that Mad Libs was founded by Leonard Stern and Roger Price? Despite the fact that Roger Price died in 1990, Leonard Stern continues the tradition by producing new Mad Libs? Both Roger Price and Leonard Stern have a reputation for writing comedic material. Roger Price originated and produced the Droodles cartoons, which were later made into a television show in the 1950s. Prior to that, Price collaborated on a newspaper comedy column with Bob Hope, and he even appeared on Broadway in Tickets, Please! Stern was a successful television writer before co-founding Price Stern Sloan with Roger Price (Sloan joined later).
Stern wrote the Honeymooners with Jackie Gleason in New York, in addition to his creative involvement with over twenty television programs and 10 film pictures. He also authored and produced the original Get Smart television series, as well as the Phil Silvers Show, The Steve Allen Show, and the Phil Silvers Show. Stern just published A Martian Wouldn't Say That, a collection of strange and bizarre memos written by professionals in the entertainment industry. Stern is currently a senior vice president at Price SternSloan, where he continues to create those entertaining Mad Libs. All intellectual property rights are reserved.