Appeared in a pilot for a sitcom to be called "Medicine Man", with Valerie Allen
and Ernie Kovacs
. NOTE: The pilot was actually picked up by CBS for the following season, but before filming began Kovacs was killed in an auto accident and the series was dropped.
8 Biographical Movies |
27 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
32 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
"Buster" Keaton | 'Buster' Keaton
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Tragedy is a close-up; comedy, a long shot.
In 1952 while remodeling his home, James Mason
discovered several reels of Keaton's "lost" films (Mason had purchased Keaton's Hollywood mansion) and immediately recognized their historical significance. He took upon himself the responsibility for their preservation.
Used the camera to help comedy, e.g. to create effect of rocking boat in beginning of The Boat
The Great Stone Face