(1960s) TV commercials: Simon Pure beer
8 Biographical Movies |
27 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
9 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
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Did You Know?
Is Hollywood the cruelest city in the world? Well, it can be. New York can be like that, too. You can be a Broadway star here one night, and something happens, and then you're out - nobody knows you on the street. They forget you ever lived. It happens in Hollywood, too.
There is much legend regarding the conception of his nickname, Buster. Many attribute the name to the legendary Harry Houdini
, who was the partner of Joe Keaton
(Buster's father) in the medicine-show group "Kathleen Marownen", after he saw a young Buster fall down a set of stairs without any injury. Others have said that it was Joe who conceived the name after he saw Buster's accident, while ...
Pork pie hat, slapshoes, deadpan expression
The Great Stone Face