Prisoner - 'LuLu' (uncredited)
The Forgotten Man
Blacksmith's Assistant (as 'Buster' Keaton)
The Young Man (as 'Buster' Keaton)
The Boat Builder (as 'Buster' Keaton)
The Play House
Audience / Orchestra / Mr. Brown - First Minstrel / ... (as 'Buster' Keaton)
Golfer Turned Prisoner, Guard
Sheriff / Saloon Owner
Rival / Cop with Moustache (uncredited)
(1960s) TV commercials: Simon Pure beer
8 Biographical Movies |
27 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
37 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
Tragedy is a close-up; comedy, a long shot.
There is much legend regarding the conception of his nickname, Buster. Many attribute the name to the legendary Harry Houdini
, who was the partner of Joe Keaton
(Buster's father) in the medicine-show group "Kathleen Marownen", after he saw a young Buster fall down a set of stairs without any injury. Others have said that it was Joe who conceived the name after he saw Buster's accident, while ...
Used the camera to help comedy, e.g. to create effect of rocking boat in beginning of The Boat
The Great Stone Face
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