Prof. Eustace P. McGargle
3 Biographical Movies |
15 Print Biographies |
20 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
21 Articles |
Bill | Charles Bogle | Otis Criblecoblis | Mahatma Kane Jeeves
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[when asked what he would like his epitaph to read] On the whole, I'd rather be in Philadelphia.
Legend has it that on the set of You Can't Cheat an Honest Man
(1939), a stagehand was cleaning out Fields' dressing room and accidentally bumped into a table on which Fields had placed a bottle of whiskey. He caught the bottle before it hit the floor, but the cork had popped out and he couldn't find it. He placed the bottle back on the table and left. Fields later came back to the dressing room,...
Usually portrayed rather pessimistic, aggressive and suspicious-natured men with great fondness of alcohol. Yet, this same character was at the same time dogged by his wife and he rarely managed to speak up against her. He is remembered for his hatred of children, but did in fact frequently possess great fatherly affection for his son.