Actor | Writer | Director
Perhaps as a result of an accident that crushed his right index finger at age three, he developed the ability to use his right hand for certain tasks and his left hand for others. He wrote left-handed but played the ukulele right-handed. When he ...
[on the advent of sound in the movies] In every picture it got tougher. They'd laugh their heads off at dialogue written by all your new writers. They were joke-happy. They didn't look for action; they were looking for funny things to say.
Sympathetic characters who can never quite catch a break
Joseph Frank Keaton
Piqua, Kansas, USA
Los Angeles, California, USA
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