Boy Watching the Puppets
Wrote a book called "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (But Don't Have Sex or Take the Car)", the first book written about the ordeals that child stars under the studio system went through.
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Our Gang | Dickey Moore | Dick Moore | Hal Roach's Rascals
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[Referring to Stymie of Our Gang and other Gang members] I liked him a great deal, he and his family. Pesonally I remember them best. His mother had us over, made ice cream in the back yard, and cooked dinner for us. Marvelous, lovely day we had; she had a big party one day at their home. I never knew any of the others socially. I was never at anyone's house, and I don't know if they were at ours...
Moore was "discovered" when Joseph Selznick's secretary was picking up his mother to take her to the studio and impulsively decided that the infant Moore looked like John Barrymore may have as a child. Moore then was hired to play the young Barrymore in "The Beloved Rogue.".