Charles Butterworth (Bizarre Los Angeles)

Charles Butterworth

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No Substitute for Human Kindness by Jim Bishop King Press, 1974 There never was a guy like Charlie Butterworth. He had a face like a bereaved horse. His attitude, even when affronted, was whispered obsequiousness. Butterworth as a comedian, could fumble with the brim of a hat for two reels while trying to tell an […]

Stuart Erwin (Bizarre Los Angeles)

Stuart Erwin

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“When I started out as an actor, I knew I couldn’t hop right into leading man roles. I had to specialize. A comedian by nature, I started to be a fast-talking wise-cracker. But I had lots of competition, and saw I had to choose another line. So I picked up the other extreme.” — Stuart […]