Actor | Soundtrack | Music Department
He came to Hollywood serving as a chauffeur for a Mississippi white couple on vacation, and decided to stay and seek a career in show business.
"I often think about these roles I have to play. Most of them are pretty broad. Sometimes I tell the director and he cuts out the real bad parts... But what's an actor going to do? Either you do it or get out." Interview, 1934.
Sleep 'n' Eat
Sunflower, Mississippi, USA
Hollywood, California, USA
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