Arthur Housman
born: 10 October 1889
New York City, New York,
United States of America
died: 08 April 1942
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
(pneumonia, age 52)
Hilarious American comic actor who, more than often, portrayed a drunk.  Unfortunately for him, his real-life was mirrored by the problems he displayed on screen.
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography;
1 non-Roach film with Laurel & Hardy; 1 film with babe Hardy.

12


1932
Scram!
The drunk

1933
Wreckety Wrecks
The drunk

1934
Babes In The Goods
Drunk

1934
Benny, From Panama
Drunken, irate husband

1934
Something Simple
Housman, drunk conventionaire

1934
Done In Oil
Arthur
 

1934
The Live Ghost
Drunken sailor

1934
The Chases Of Pimple Street
Mr. Housman

1935
Treasure Blues
Sailor

1935
The Fixer Uppers
Drunk

1935
Sing Sister Sing
Sailor

1936
Our Relations
Drunk
NON-HAL ROACH FILMS

1915
The Simp And The Sophomores
Tom Haze
 

1939
The Flying Deuces
Drunk legionnaire

Acknowledgements:
Laurel OR Hardy by Rob Stone (book)

This page was last updated on: 29 June 2018