Actor | Director | Soundtrack
He was notoriously abusive towards the juvenile performers he supposedly adored onscreen. For one scene in Slave Ship (1937), he had to slap his 16 year-old co-star Mickey Rooney across the face. Beery didn't fake the action and, without warning, ...
I never let anyone sucker me, not even for a nickel.
Wallace Fitzgerald Beery
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Take a look back at these Hollywood icons in their early days to see how far they've come in their careers—and how little they've visibly aged.