Laurel & Hardy | Stan Jefferson | Mr. Laurel | Stanley Laurel | Laurel
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Stan's famous hairstyle was created by accident. He and Babe had shaved their heads to play convicts in The Second Hundred Years, and it grew back very unevenly and refused to stay down. Others on the Roach lot laughed, so Stan began to cultivate the new look. Offscreen he combed it straight back, as did Oliver Hardy.
Usually played a childishly innocent man who always looked upto his good friend Oliver Hardy
, whether it was deserved or not. Common schticks included crying in cases of great predicaments, taking instructions literally at all times and mixing up his lines. He and Hardy often had a scene in their films where they would get into a fight with another person that consisted solely of destroying ...