Teen actor who’s perhaps most widely known for his portrayal from the famous personality Huckleberry Finn within the David O. Selznick creation of The Journeys of Tom Sawyer. His portrayal of Huckleberry Finn was his 1st big break 3 years after he 1st screen examined in 1935. He previously a fine tone of voice which also garnered him interest. He retired from performing at the early age of 23, completing his profession by carrying out in young musical comedies. He was created in Mattoon, Illinois and passed away in Greenfield, Massachusetts after fighting lung cancer. He previously a small part within the film epic BECAUSE YOU Went Away, which starred Shirley Temple.