Ted Malone, was an American radio broadcaster.
Ted Malone became interested in oral performance when he attended high school in Missouri. He was also a champion debater in college, and graduated from William Jewell College in 1928.
Malone had a long career in radio as a storyteller and reader of poetry.
He was one of the few broadcast interpretationists recorded in the history of radio, his radio programs--spanning three decades on local stations and national networks?perhaps best represent both the initiation and prime of broadcast interpretation.