Jack Pearl, born Jack Perlman (October 29, 1894 – December 25, 1982), was a vaudeville performer and a star of early radio. Pearl’s The Jack Pearl Show ran from late 1936 through early 1937 and was sponsored by Raleigh and Kool Cigarettes. The success of his first radio series brought him to the attention of MGM. Pearl received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his radio work. He died in New York in 1982.