Sunday, 22 January 2017

Harry Langdon

Born: 15 June 1884, Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA
Died: 22 December 1944, Los Angeles, California, USA

Skirt Shy (1929) as Dobbs, the butler

Tom Ricketts

Born: 15 January 1853, London, England, UK
Died: 20 January 1939, Hollywood, California, USA

Tom Ricketts was an actor, writer and director of silent films and a mainly bit-part player during the sound era. He was said to have directed the first film to be made in Hollywood and was a very well respected Shakespearean actor on stage.

Skirt Shy (1929) as Edgar, the old beau

Friday, 20 January 2017

George Kennedy

Born: 18 February 1925, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 28 February 2016, Middleton, Idaho, USA

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974) as Red Leary

Dom DeLuise

Born: 1 August 1933, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 4 May 2009, Santa Monica, California, USA

Haunted Honeymoon (1986) as Aunt Kate

With Gene Wilder and Gilda Radner.

Gene Wilder

Born: 11 June 1933, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Died: 29 August 2016, Stamford, Connecticut, USA

Haunted Honeymoon (1986) as Larry Abbot

Gene Wilder is on the right, with Bryan Pringle.