Ferris Taylor

Ferris Taylor

Birth
Henrietta, Clay County, Texas, USA
Death 7 Mar 1961 (aged 72)
Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Block L, Section 999
Memorial ID 11843636 · View Source
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Actor. He specialized in playing authority figures, often wearing a pompous air and a blatant toupee. Ferris appeared in some 120 films, among them "Tillie and Gus" (1933), "Behind the Mike" (1937), "You Can't Cheat an Honest Man" (1939), "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" (1939), "Back Street" (1941), "Blossoms in the Dust" (1941), "Wilson" (1944), "The Gunfighter" (1950), and "The Siege At Red River" (1954). The Texas-born Taylor performed on Broadway and was a radio announcer (which he also played onscreen) before coming to films in 1933.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards



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  • Originally Created by: Bobb Edwards
  • Added: 28 Sep 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 11843636
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ferris Taylor (25 Mar 1888–7 Mar 1961), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11843636, citing Valhalla Memorial Park, North Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .