Thursday, 25 September 2014

Jack Norton

Born: 2 September 1889, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 15 October 1958, Saranac Lake, New York, USA

Jack Norton was so good at playing a drunk, he was cast in over 70 films in that role. In real life Jack Norton was a teetotaler.

One More Spring (1935) as Drunk

With Janet Gaynor.

















The Bank Dick (1940) as A. Pismo Clam

Jack Norton in the white jacket, talks to Dick Purcell.

















Gildersleeve's Ghost (1944) as Drunk at rally (uncredited)


















The Big Noise (1944) as Drunk Train Passenger (uncredited)

Jack Norton is in between Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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