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3 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
2 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
Larry "Buster" Crabbe | Larry 'Buster' Crabbe | Larry Crabbe
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
If you can believe it, we started my last movie for PRC on Monday and had it in the can on Thursday! That's when I decided I'd had enough and quit. I went in and told them I was through. They didn't even bat an eye. The next thing I knew they replaced me with Lash La Rue
Crabbe did not test for the title role of his most famous film, Flash Gordon
(1936); in fact, he thought the idea was too far out for movie audiences to accept and would be a box-office flop. However, he was a fan of the comic strip and was curious to see who would be cast, so he went to the tryouts and stood in the back of the room watching the testing. The series' producer, Henry MacRae
, saw ...