He appeared in Sleeping Beauty at Oldham Coliseum.
1 Biographical Movie |
24 Print Biographies |
20 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
18 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Laurel & Hardy | Stan Jefferson | Mr. Laurel | Stanley Laurel | Laurel
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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A friend once asked me what comedy was. That floored me. What is comedy? I don't know. Does anybody? Can you define it? All I know is that I learned how to get laughs, and that's all I know about it. You have to learn what people will laugh at, then proceed accordingly.
Peter Sellers talking about the voice he used for Chance the gardener in 'Being There' " ........very clear enunciation, slightly American with a touch of Stan Laurel mixed in".
Usually played a childishly innocent man who always looked up to his good friend Oliver Hardy
, whether it was deserved or not. Common schticks included crying in cases of great predicaments, taking instructions literally at all times and mixing up his lines. He and Hardy often had a scene in their films where they would get into a fight with another person that consisted solely of destroying ...