Jackie Coogan (1914-1984) - One Hundred Years In Film

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Jackie Coogan (1914-1984) - One Hundred Years In Film

Unread post by JFK » Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:53 pm

On This Halloween, Let's Remember the First Uncle Fester,
Whose Film Debut was in 1917

San Bernardino Sun 16 April 1938
(Confirmation of his 1917 screen debut)
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Photo-Play Journal October 1917
(The uncredited Coogan is praised in article on infant actors)
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Re: Jackie Coogan (1914-1984) - One Hundred Years In Film

Unread post by elliothearst » Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:23 am

I thought it was interesting, and probably a tip of the derby to Coogan's work with Chaplin, that one of the earliest episodes of THE ADDAMS FAMILY was titled "Fester's Punctured Romance."

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