Allen 'Farina' Hoskins
born: 09 August 1920
Boston, Massachusetts,
United States of America
died: 26 July 1980
Oakland, California,
United States of America
(cancer, age 59)
Black American child actor, one of the most prolific stars of the Our Gang series of films.  He was in the very first film of the series, in 1922.
Served in the military during World War II.  In his later years, made a successful career at Los Angeles area medical centers, helping disabled young people afflicted with drug problems and mental illnesses.  He acquired the name 'Farina' from a type of cereal.
He is the older brother of Jannie Hoskins.  His mother is Florence Hoskins.
Real name: Allen Clayton Hoskins
Height: 5'5" (adult)
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography;
plus "The Stolen Jools".

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1922
One Terrible Day
Farina
 

1922
Fire Fighters
Farina

1922
Young Sherlocks
Farina

1922
Saturday Morning
Maple

1923
The Champeen!
Farina
 

1923
The Cobbler
Farina
 

1923
The Big Show
Farina
 

1923
A Pleasant Journey
Farina
 

1923
Boys To Board
Farina
 

1923
Giants vs. Yanks
Farina
 

1923
Back Stage
Farina
 

1923
Dogs Of War!
Farina

1923
Lodge Night
Farina
 

1923
July Days
Farina
 

1923
No Noise
Farina
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1923
Stage Fright
Farina
 

1923
Derby Day
Farina
DVD screencapture - Lord Heath - Laurel & Hardy - Another Nice Mess - http://www.lordheath.com/

1923
Sunday Calm
Farina
 

1924
Tire Trouble
Farina

1924
Big Business
Farina

1924
The Buccaneers
Farina

1924
Seein' Things
Farina

1924
Commencement Day
Farina

1924
Cradle Robbers
Farina
 

1924
Jubilo, Jr.
Farina
 

1924
It's A Bear
Farina
 

1924
High Society
Farina
 

1924
The Sun Down Limited
Farina
 

1924
Every Man For Himself
Farina

1924
Fast Company
Farina
 

1924
The Mysterious Mystery!
Farina
 

1925
The Big Town
Farina
 

1925
Circus Fever
Farina
 

1925
Dog Days
Farina
 

1925
The Love Bug
Farina
 

1925
Shootin' Injuns
Farina

1925
Ask Grandma
Farina
 

1925
Official Officers
Farina
 

1925
Boys Will Be Joys
Farina

1925
Mary, Queen Of Tots
Farina/
Assistant in dream sequence

1925
Your Own Back Yard
Farina

1925
Better Movies
Farina
 

1925
One Wild Ride
Farina
 

1926
Good Cheer
Farina

1926
Buried Treasure
Farina

1926
Monkey Business
Farina
 

1926
Baby Clothes
Farina
 

1926
Uncle Tom's Uncle
Farina/Topsy
 

1926
Thundering Fleas
Farina

1926
Shivering Spooks
Farina

1926
The Fourth Alarm
Farina
 

1926
War Feathers
Farina
 

1926
Telling Whoppers
Farina
 

1926
45 Minutes From Hollywood
Farina

1927
Bring Home The Turkey
Farina

1927
Seeing The World
Farina

1927
Ten Years Old
Farina

1927
Love My Dog
Farina
 

1927
Tired Business Men
Farina
 

1927
The Glorious Fourth!
Farina

1927
Baby Brother
Farina

1927
Olympic Games
Farina
 

1927
Yale vs. Harvard
Farina
 

1927
The Old Wallop
Farina

1927
Chicken Feed
Farina
 

1927
Heebee Jeebies
Farina
 

1927
Dog Heaven
Farina

1928
Playin' Hookey
Farina

1928
Spook-Spoofing
Farina
 

1928
Rainy Days
Farina

1928
The Smile Wins
Farina

1928
Edison, Marconi & Co.
Farina
 

1928
Barnum & Ringling, Inc.
Farina

1928
Fair And Muddy
Farina
 

1928
Crazy House
Farina
 

1928
School Begins
Farina
 

1928
Growing Pains
Farina
 

1928
The Ol' Gray Hoss
Farina
 

1928
The Spanking Age
Farina
 

1929
Election Day
Farina

1929
Noisy Noises
Farina
 

1929
The Holy Terror
Farina
 

1929
Wiggle Your Ears
Farina
 

1929
Fast Freight
Farina

1929
Small Talk
Farina

1929
Little Mother
Farina
 

1929
Railroadin'
Farina

1929
Lazy Days
Farina

1929
Boxing Gloves
Farina

1929
Cat, Dog & Co.
Farina

1929
Bouncing Babies
Farina

1929
Saturday's Lesson
Farina
 

1929
Moan & Groan, Inc.
Farina
 

1930
Shivering Shakespeare
Farina/Farinacus

1930
The First Seven Years
Farina

1930
Los pequeñnos papas
Farina
 

1930
When The Wind Blows
Farina
 

1930
Las fantasmas
Farina
 

1930
Los cazadores de osos
Farina
 

1930
Bear Shooters
Farina

1930
A Tough Winter
Farina
 

1930
Pups Is Pups
Farina

1930
Teacher's Pet
Farina

1930
School's Out
Farina

1931
Helping Grandma
Farina

1931
Love Business
Farina

1931
Little Daddy
Farina

1931
Bargain Day
Farina

1932
Fly My Kite
Farina
 

1932
Fish Hooky
Farina
 
NON-HAL ROACH FILMS

1931
The Stolen Jools
Farina

This page was last updated on: 11 January 2018