Take a ride with me and Denny Farrell, and listen to the creative new "Now and Then Talk Radio" program .... a show that looks at life through the listeners eyes.  A radio oasis for Baby Boomers and their Children.


Everyone has a story ..............

Hobbies:   SCUBA Diving , Sky Diving, Motorcycle Riding, Music (Accordian/ Keyboards/ Melodica), Acting, Writing, Audio Production and Cooking.

TELEVISION
Chicago PD
(Successful Businessman)
V-SPANN (Veterans Channel)
(Host)
CNBC - MM2 (Anastasia
(Barber)
Happy Hyundai Commercial 
(Principal)
A&E/ Cold Case (Phillip Garrido)
(FBI Agent)
Prison Break
(Police Officer)
The Matadors (ABC)
(Businessman)
Pleading Guilty (Fox)
(Attorney)
Discovery Channel/ Undercover
(FBI Agent) Weather Channel / 
Hindenburg Disaster
(Dr Hugo Eckener)
Animal Planet /Animal Witness 
(Detective)
NFL Chicago Commercial
(Coach)
Muscular Dystrophy Telethon/ WGN
(Host)
Easter Seals Telethon / WBBM/ WGN
(Host)
Public T.V. Fundraising / WTTW
(Host)
Public T.V. Fundraising / WYIN
(Host)

CORPORATE / INDUSTRIAL
Illinois Center for Broadcasting
(On-line radio Instructor)
Second City
(News Reporter)
EBT Retail 
(Manager)
Methodist Hospital
(Principal)
Illinois Bell
(Principal)
Pepperidge Farm
(Spokesman)
Ameritech
(Manager)
SBC 
(Director)

Central Steel & Wire

(Principal)
Andrew Corporation
(Principal)
Rockwell International
(Principal)
Metropolitan YMCA 
(YMCA Director)
Prisim
(Spokesman)
East St. Louis Project
(Principal) 
FEATURE FILMS
ROLE
The Common Man
(CIA Director)
After Love 
(Laurence)
Sister Mary
(News Anchor)
Plasma 
(POTUS)
Contagion
(Doctor)
The Dilemma
(Executive) 
The Truth About Average Guys
( Stepfather)
Baby On Board 
( Diner Guest )
Chicago Overcoat
( Forensics Cop )
Family Practice
( Attorney )
Death of a President 
( FBI Agent )
Witless Protection
( Town Dignitary )
Bubblerama
(Bar Customer)
Lake House
( Passerby )
Stranger Than Fiction
( Swimmer )
Let's Go To Prison 
( Cop )
Small Assassin
( Uncle Dave )
Quebec
( Shopper )
The Merry Gentleman
( Office Worker )
Express
( Sympathizer )
The Lucky Ones
( Party Guest )

Comp Card

Current Projects

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VOICE-OVER


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MASTER OF CEREMONIES

Chicago Fest, Wisconsin Summer Festival, Easter Seals Annual Meeting, Chicago Yachting Association, YMCA Metropolitan Conference, Numerous Music Concerts (Star Plaza, Joliet Rialto, Country Thunder, Midwest Countryfest, Sandwich Fair, Dodgeville Bluesfest, Oak Lawn Summer Festival)


AUTHOR

- Engaging Employees in the Business of  Success    (Amazon.com)

- How To Argue With Your Spouse    (Amazon.com


RECORDING/ NARRATIONS
- "Yes, Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus"
- "The Night Before Christmas"
               (CD Baby.com)


And .....


- "Bingo Tonite"

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Rich Renik

On-Air / On-Camera / Voice-Over Talent

RADIO BROADCASTING ON-AIR 
WJOL-AM (Crest Hill, IL
2017 - Current
WCCQ-FM (Crest Hill, IL)
2000 - Current 
WUSN-FM (Chicago, IL)
1988 - 2000
WMAQ-AM (Chicago, IL)
1975 - 1988
WDHF-FM (Chicago, IL)
1970 - 1975
WXFM-FM (Chicago, IL)
1970 - 1971
KFAR-AM (Fairbanks, AK)
1968 - 1970
Country Flashback Host
1988 - 2003
CRIS Radio (Volunteer) 
1990 - 1998
Satellite Music Network
1985 - 1987