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Character actor, Walter Catlett, was born on Feb 4, 1889 in San Francisco, CA. Catlett died at the age of 71 on Nov 14, 1960 in Woodland Hills, CA and was laid to rest in Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, Los Angeles County, CA.
Walter Catlett appeared in over 150 roles. He is probably best remembered for his roles in Bringing Up Baby (the constable that locks everyone up in jail), Yankee Doodle Dandy (the distracted stage manager) and Mr Deeds Goes to Town (the drunken poet who offers to take Cooper out on a bender).(Source: article by Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub).
HONORS and AWARDS:.
He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
Mini Tribute: Character ActorBy Annmarie Gatti on Feb 4, 2013 From Classic Movie Hub Blog
Born February 4, 1889 Character Actor ! Character Actor appeared in over 150 roles including Bringing Up Baby (the constable that locks everyone up in jail), Yankee Doodle Dandy (the distracted stage manager), Mr Deeds Goes to Town (the drunken poet who offers to take Co... Read full article
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[shouts at the top of his voice]
James Barrabee: Roy! Roy!
Colonel Silas Popen: Roy! Roy! Who's Roy?
C.J. Stryver: [in court] Mr. Barsad, have you ever been kicked?
Barsad: Certainly not.
C.J. Stryver: Come, come, Mr. Barsad, weren't you one time kicked downstairs?
Barsad: Well, once I was kicked at the top of the stairs, but I fell down the stairs of my own will and wolition.
Steve Leyton: [amazed as Johnson downs mug after mug of beer] Where do you store it all?
Eddie Johnson: Got my big hoes on.
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