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[on his former boss, mentor and friend, actor/comedian Ted Healy
, who died under mysterious circumstances (according to one theory, after a drunken argument) while in his early 40s] When sober, Ted was the essence of refinement; when under the influence, he became a foul-mouthed, vicious character. Liquor had killed his father and uncle and destroyed his sister's life. When Ted was young, I ...
Determined to get into movies, Moe (then going by his middle name, Harry) went to the Brooklyn-based American Vitagraph studios in May 1909, and volunteered to run errands for the stars and crews without charging for the service. This impressed Maurice Costello
, who brought Moe inside and introduced him to the company. He was soon appearing in dramas with Costello and comedies with John Bunny
Bowl haircut, scarred nose and angry scowl