Nobody’s Baby – Part V

The Curious History of Harry Langdon, Hal Roach, and Laurel & Hardy Nobody’s Baby – Part V by Chris Seguin Gone, but not forgotten While Harry’s performing career took a serious blow (you might even say “fatal” – there would be no big comeback hopes after this), he was back on the script-writing team for…

Day 30 of 30 Days of Harry!

I thought I’d end this month-long celebration of our beloved Harry the same way I started it, with another splendid still from Zenobia (1939).  I can’t believe it’s already over… it’s like a kick in the pants.  No worries though, there’s still plenty of wonderful posts coming in the near future regarding the “Little Elf.” Harry with Oliver…

Day 25 of 30 Days of Harry!

The Curious History of Harry Langdon, Hal Roach, and Laurel & Hardy Nobody’s Baby – Part IV by Chris Seguin Exit Laurel.  Enter Langdon. Hollywood, August 17, 1938 (U.P.) – Stan Laurel, pickle-faced little screen comic, Wednesday was given his walking papers at Hal Roach studio which immediately signed Harry Langdon to form a new…