Jack Benny, a newshound for the New York theater scene, learns that the talentless June Knight is backing producer Robert Taylor's new show and prints his "suspicions" about Knight's worming her way into a lead role. Angered by his longtime enemy's comments, Taylor races to Benny's
office and punches him in the nose, prompting a full-blown feud between the two. Eleanor Powell, Taylor's forgotten hometown girl friend, comes to New York hoping that her old flame will give her a chance to try out for a part in his production. Taylor dismisses the silly girl, so Powell assumes
the identity of mysterious (and fictitious) Parisian theater star Mlle. Arlette, wowing Taylo...