These were some of the hardest sound effects to create for TV

Esteemed TV sound designer Robert Mott (1924-2016) created sound effects for 1950s and 1960s TV shows like Days of Our Lives, The Jackie Gleason Show, Perry Mason, and many other classics. In this clip from a Television Academy Foundation, he reveals some of the most challenging sound effects he had to create. When he recalls the difficulties with mimicking a stomach rumble, you can see the pain on his face.

top image (cropped): vectorlab2D/