An effort is underway to bring back the original Edgar Kennedy series from RKO in a new format.
His own series was popular in it's day, but has become somewhat obscure with the passage of time, although a few of the films were run on the PBS series MATINEE AT THE BIJOU.
The Edgar Kennedy series was not actually one of my favorites, but I still think there could be an audience for them today.
The Edgar Kennedy Show
Just Plain Edgar Kennedy: