Shemp / Shemp's Son (as Shemp)
Shemp (as Shemp)
Shemp / Bat with Shemp's Head (as Shemp)
Clem McCarthy (uncredited)
Appeared in "A Night in Spain" on Broadway. Musical revue.
1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
3 Articles |
Shemp | Shemp Howard and His Stooges | The Three Stooges
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
There's a thousand reasons why I shouldn't drink... but I can't think of one right now.
The phrase "to shemp" meaning "to fake" was coined from the actor's name. It was inspired by Columbia's use of an uncredited double in order to complete several of The Three Stooges
shorts left uncompleted at the time of Shemp's death.
Homely appearance (as a publicity stunt, he was named the "Ugliest Man in Hollywood").
The Forgotten Stooge