In the 1920s and 1930s, appeared in a number of Mickey McGuire comedy shorts alongside the future Mickey Rooney
2 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
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The hardest thing is to erase from minds the stereotypes that people have about people of short stature. You don't see any little people doing newscasts, you don't see any doing sports writing, you don't see any sports announcing, you don't see any coaches, but there are little people who are capable of doing these things, who have proven themselves.
He hosted his own daily kids television show, Billy Barty's Big Show
(1963), where he entertained and informed his viewers and studio audiences in between reruns of The Three Stooges
films. It was seen weekday afternoons on KTTV Ch.11 in Hollywood, California from the early to mid-1960s.