The 3 Stooges | Fine | Fine and Howard Howard | Howard Fine and Howard | Larry | Three Stooges | the Three Stooges | The Three Stooges
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[to Ted Healy
, who said he'd pay $100 for his act but to "forget the violin"] For $100, I'll forget everything!
When first approached to work for the Stooges, he was performing at the Rainbow Gardens nightclub, under contract to Fred Mann. A few nights after being approached, the police closed the Rainbow Gardens for violating the Prohibition laws, and Fred Mann committed suicide. Now free of his contract, Larry joined the Stooges.
Always played the middle stooge with a receding hairline and bushy, unkempt hair. While he was not as dominating as Moe or as distinctive as Curly or his replacements, his relative normality allowed him to play the necessary straight man to the others.