Appeared in episode of "Biography in Sound", broadcast February 28, 1956, in which W.C. Fields
was the subject.
2 Biographical Movies |
10 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
59 Articles |
Mack Sennet | Mr. Mack Sennett
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
All creative intellectual work consists of the development of individuality. The very essence of motion picture making is to encourage originality. To bring out individual characteristics. The famous stars of the stage, film and literature have been great because, at some point, they differed from every one else. They had a flavour all their own.
Won an Oscar in 1935 for his great influence on film comedy.
Franticly wild comedies that had observed no physical reality while the characters descended into chaos in improvised storylines and situations. Many of the films had the appearance of a squad of incompetant policemen known as the Keystone Kops
, who would arrive in overloaded cars which they would often leave destroyed while they contributed to the mess they were sent to stop. This group has come...
The King of Comedy