Edgar Kennedy (1890–1948)

Actor | Director | Additional Crew

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  • Clyde Cook, Edgar Kennedy, and Sybil Seely in The Eskimo (1922)
  • Tom Conway, Cliff Edwards, and Edgar Kennedy in The Falcon Strikes Back (1943)
  • Tom Conway, Cliff Edwards, and Edgar Kennedy in The Falcon Strikes Back (1943)
  • Harry Langdon and Edgar Kennedy in Hotter Than Hot (1929)
  • Edgar Kennedy in Air Raid Wardens (1943)
  • Edgar Kennedy in Perfect Day (1929)

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Filmography


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Awards

1 win.

Did You Know

Trivia

As a character actor he rarely smiled on-screen, but in real life he was jovial and friendly and would talk to fans as though they were best friends.


Quotes

Strictly speaking, I'm not a comedian now. I'm just a character actor in comedies


Trademark

Usually played a short-tempered man who often suffered at the hands of his family or whoever his on-screen partner to be


Nickname

Master of the Slow Burn


Star Sign

Taurus

Personal Details

Born

Edgar Livingstone Kennedy

Lake San Antonio, Monterey County, California, USA

Died

(age 58)
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)

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