Appeared in "Maggie the Magnificent" on Broadway. With Joan Blondell
, Cort Theatre, NYC, 32 performances.
5 Biographical Movies |
8 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
17 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Did You Know?
Once a song and dance man, always a song and dance man. Those few words tell as much about me professionally as there is to tell.
To protest the quality of scripts he was given at Warner Brothers, instead of violating his contract by refusing to appear in a picture he reputedly used his appearance to get even. In Jimmy the Gent
(1934) he got an ugly crew-cut to make himself look like the hoodlum Warners wanted him to play. In movies like He Was Her Man
(1934) he grew a thin mustache to upset thin-mustachioed studio boss
Diminutive but nimble frame