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Mason Adams Lent a Distinctive Voice to His Work

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Mason Adams Lent a Distinctive Voice to His Work

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Mason Adams Lent a Distinctive Voice to His Work

Mason Adams Lent a Distinctive Voice to His Work

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Voiceover artist and actor Mason Adams, best known for his roles on TV's Lou Grant and the Smucker's commercials, died this week at age 86. We speak with Vietnam-era DJ Adrian Cronauer about Adams' professional legacy.