Ben Blue
born: 12 September 1901
Montreal, Quebec,
Canada
died: 07 March 1975
Hollywood, California,
United States of America
(age 73)
Canadian born comedian who, after emigrating to the US, became a dance instructor, as well as a nightclub proprietor.  He began his film career in short subjects for Warner Brothers in 1926, and later worked at the Hal Roach Studios, Paramount and MGM.
Along with co-star Billy Gilbert, he appeared in 8 of the TAXI BOYS shorts but a poor on-screen chemistry between them contributed to the demise of the series after just one season.
Interred at Hillside Memorial Park, Culver City, California, USA, in the Mausoleum, Columbarium of Graciousness, #810.
Real name: Benjamin Bernstein Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.

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1932
Strange Innertube
Ben
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1932
Hot Spot
Cabbie
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1932
Taxi For Two
Ben Blue
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1933
Bring 'Em Back A Wife
Ben / Mrs. Gilbert
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1933
Wreckety Wrecks
Ben
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1933
Taxi Barons
Ben
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1933
Call Her Sausage
Benny
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1933
The Rummy
The Rummy
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