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Davey Lee (1924–2008)


Davey Lee was born on December 29, 1924 in Hollywood, California, USA as David Lea. He was an actor, known for Say It with Songs (1929), Sonny Boy (1929) and Skin Deep (1929). He died on June 17, 2008 in Los Angeles, California. See full bio »

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Known For

Say It with Songs
Say It with Songs Little Pal
(1929)
Sonny Boy
Sonny Boy Sonny Boy
(1929)
Skin Deep
Skin Deep Son of District Attorney
(1929)
Frozen River
Frozen River Billy
(1929)

Filmography

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 1930 The Squealer
Bunny Hart
 1929 Skin Deep
Son of District Attorney
 1929 Frozen River
Billy
 1929/I Sonny Boy
Sonny Boy
 1928 The Singing Fool
Sonny Boy (as David Lee)
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 1930 The Voice of Hollywood No. 13 (Short)
Himself (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Theatre Appearance - Jolson The First 100 Years (Centennial Tribute to Al Jolson) Piccadilly Theatre - London, England. Davey Lee appeared as Special Guest and sang Jolson's hit ' Let Me Sing And I'm Happy' interjected with anecdotes about Jolson who he affectionately referred to as his Uncle Al. Following a tribute address to ... See more »

Alternate Names:

David Lee
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Trivia:

Best recalled as the young tyke with the Buster Brown hairstyle who crawled onto Al Jolson's lap while the star sang the best-selling song "Sonny Boy" in the early talking film The Singing Fool (1928). Reunited with Jolson the very next year as the title role in Sonny Boy (1929). He later appeared at conventions of the International Al Jolson Society. See more »

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