Born: 31 March 1896, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 5 May 1951, Hollywood, California, USA
An actor, director and a gag man. In films since the 1910s, Eddie Dunn worked for Hal Roach studios alongside comedy greats such as Laurel and Hardy and Charley Chase. He can also be seen alongside W. C. Fields and Charlie Chaplin usually playing a straight man to their comedy. He also landed roles as tough characters owing to his stature and looks.
The Bank Dick (1940) as James, the chauffeur (uncredited)
W. C. Fields and Margaret Seddon.
The Gay Falcon (1941) as Detective Grimes
A Date with the Falcon (1942) as Detective 'Grimesy' Grimes
The Big Street (1942) as Police Officer Mulvane
The Falcon's Brother (1942) as Detective Grimes
George Sanders and later Tom Conway.
State Fair (1945) as Rollercoaster attendant (uncredited)
Jeanne Crain in the pink dress.