Ben Turpin - at Night Club (uncredited)
William Gladding - Justice of the Peace (uncredited)
Show of Shows
Waiter in 'What Became of the Floradora Boys' Number
Minor Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
Eagle Eye Jack - Detective
A Night Out
Fellow Reveller (uncredited)
His New Job
Film Extra in Anteroom (uncredited)
Stage, burlesque, and vaudeville actor.
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5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Turpin had a reputation as being somewhat argumentative with directors. One day while he was making a film at Sennett Studios, he was giving one director quite a bit of trouble. Exasperated, the director said, "One more word from you, Ben, and I'll uncross your eyes!" (it was commonly believed at the time that a sharp blow to the head could cause crossed eyes to uncross). Terrified of losing his ...