(1946-05-09) Radio Show: "Burns & Allen"
1 Biographical Movie |
6 Print Biographies |
13 Portrayals |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Marx Brothers | The Marx Bros | The Marx Bros. | The Marx Brothers
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
Did You Know?
[on 'Duck Soup'] It was the only time I can remember that I worried about turning in a bad performance. The trouble was not with the script, the director, or the falls I had to take. The trouble was Adolf Hitler. His speeches were being rebroadcast in America. Somebody had a radio on the set, and twice we suspended shooting to listen to him scream.
gave this reason for Harpo's silence: Once, while playing a theater in Winnipeg, Manitoba, during a vaudeville tour, The Marx Brothers
had a disagreement with the theater's manager regarding their pay. At the end of The Marx Brothers
' engagement there, the manager paid them the amount they had demanded...in several large sacks containing the proper amount in the form of pennies, ...
In the Paramount films, his coat carried an infinite variety of items for whatever need whether it was a blowtorch for lighting cigarettes, a sword and fish for a speak-easy password, a candle burning at both ends, etc.