BENNY BAKER SIGNED PHOTO Comedian Vaudeville Actor Inscribed 1930 Comedy
ITEM: BENNY BAKER Hollywood ACTOR Inscribed Photo SIGNED 1930. DETAILS: Original hand signed photograph by Benny Baker. Hand signed by actor along with an inscription. BIOGRAPHY: Benny Baker, the chubby-cheeked comedian whose slapstick comedy took him from the vaudeville stage to Hollywood. After spending most of the 1920's in vaudeville and burlesque, Mr. Baker, made a film career playing bellboys, messengers and bank clerks in more than 75 films, including many for the producer Hal Roach. His films included "The Hell Cat, " "Belle of the 90's, " "The Big Broadcast of 1936, " "The Inspector General, " "Papa's Delicate Condition" and Paint Your Wagon. " His last stage appearance was in 1971, in a Broadway revival of "No, No, Nanette with Ruby Keeler and Patsy Kelly. Oxxbridge Galleries was founded in 1987. We are amongst the largest sellers of vintage photographs in the USA and are always adding to our inventory. You will be pleased by the friendliness and knowledge of our staff.