Starred in a pilot for a proposed ABC comedy series called "The Mickey Rooney Show" in which he played an ex-Navy man who inherits a marina.
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5' 2" (1.57 m)
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When I was nineteen years old I was the number-one star for two years. When I was forty, nobody wanted me. I couldn't get a job.
wanted Rooney to do the eulogy at the funeral for her mother, Judy Garland
in June of 1969, but decided against it because she felt that Rooney might not be able to get through it, given his and Garland's long and close friendship.
Best known in his youth for playing Andy Hardy with Judy Garland as the female lead in cheerfully naive musicals that usually ended with the characters putting on an impromptu musical show. In his senior years, he often played an cheerful old mentor with a youthful spirit.