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.