Grady Sutton

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Birthday
5, 1906
Birthplace
Chattanooga, TN
Death Date
Sep 17, 1995 (89)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
5, 1906
Birthplace
Chattanooga, TN
Death Date
Sep 17, 1995 (89)

About

Comic actor who played a foil to great comedians like W.C. Fields and Carol Lombard in over 180 films. His television credits include Hawaii Five-0, Lawman, and Shirley Temple's Storybook.

Before Fame

His film debut came in 1925 during the silent film era, when he appeared in The Mad Whirl.

Trivia

His large frame and Southern drawl were used to hilarious effect, especially when he played naive country boy characters.

Family Life

He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and later moved with his family to Florida.

Associated With

W.C. Fields hired him to play his daughter's boyfriend in The Pharmacist, and, pleased with the results, cast him in three more of his pictures.