‘I always feel like I’m at home when I get to Chicago’ – Remembering Brian Dennehy

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Brain Dennehy attends the The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center Honors Nathan Lane With 15th Annual Monte Cristo Award – Arrivals on April 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center)

Brian Dennehy, an actor with a long connection to Chicago theater, died Wednesday at age 81. Over the years, he visited WGN Radio many times. Some of these are below.

With Dean Richards, remembering his many visits with Roy Leonard. (9/8/14)

With Garry Meier, visiting in studio. (5/25/12)

With Mike Ferrin, talking about various topics including sports and his memories of Chris Farley (9/22/06)

With Dean Richards, talking about many things including his love for the city of Chicago. (5/7/06)

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