(8/1/41) Radio: Appeared in a production of "Hold That Ghost" on "Louella Parsons' Hollywood Premiere".
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Abbott | Abbott & Costello | Abbott and Costello
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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aking after his professional break-up with partner Lou Costello
] I never understood Lou.
1940: He made his film debut in One Night in the Tropics
(1940), which was also his first film pairing with his partner Lou Costello
. It wasn't Costello's film debut, however, as he had been in several movies in the late 1920s as an extra and stuntman before he teamed up with Abbott.
Often uses the "play on words" technique in order to confuse another person (examples include the "who's on first" routine and "loafing" bit)