Cousin of silent screen actress Leatrice Joy. It was she who took him to the Selznick studio where his Southern accent caught the attention of a casting director for GWTW. He read the opening scene with Vivien Leigh and immediately got the part and ...
I'm just a small shard in a grand mosaic. -- FC, referring to his minor role in Gone With the Wind during a 2007 interview
Herman Frederick Crane
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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