Jerry McGowan

born: 08 May 1916
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
died: 27 February 2007
Palo Alto, California,
United States of America
(age 90)

American child actress, the sister of Roberta McGowan and the daughter of Our Gang director/ producer Robert F. McGowan.
She was also known as Helen Jones, according to historian Richard W. Bann - who helped to identify her in "Bigger And Better".
Real name: Helen Geraldine McGowan
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Shivering Shakespeare
Dancing girl

Bigger And Better
Girl who recognizes Mickey

Blood And Thunder
Helen, the babysitter

Acknowledgements & sources:
It was previously thought that she played 'Whiskers lady' in Jubilo, Jr. (1924). This is wrong.
Richard W. Bann (identification in Bigger And Better)

This page was last updated on: 11 February 2019