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Harold Cromer (1921–2013)

Harold Cromer was born on January 22, 1921 in Manhattan, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Cotton Club (1984), Boarding House Blues (1948) and Paper Soldiers (2002). He died on June 8, 2013 in New York. See full bio »


(age 92) in New York, USA

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Paper Soldiers Old Man


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 2002 Paper Soldiers
Old Man (as Harold 'Stumpy' Cromer)
 1984 The Cotton Club
 1957 Mister Rock and Roll
 1948 Boarding House Blues
 1942 Ship Ahoy
Harold Cromer (dance duo with 'Stump') (uncredited)
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 2001 Beyond Tara: The Extraordinary Life of Hattie McDaniel (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
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 2015 Tap World (Documentary)
 2010 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series)
- Vegas Callbacks, Pt. 2 (2010) ... Self
 1988 Driving Me Crazy (Documentary)
Self - Dancer
 1973 Camera Three (TV Series)
Self - dancer
- King of Ragtime (1973) ... Self - dancer
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 2010 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series)
- Top Nine Perform (2010) ... Self

Personal Details

Other Works:

He played Pooch in Fats Waller's musical, "Early to Bed," at the Blackstone Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Joseph Macaulay (El Magnifico); Doris Patson (Madame Rowena); Amy Arnell (Eileen); Mervyn Nelson (Coach); James Starbuck (Pablo); Janis Andre (Lois); Helen Bennett (Opal) Nickie O'Daniel (Lilly Ann) and Ann Parker (... See more »

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Harold 'Stumpy' Cromer

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