Most well-known for performing the function of “Pork” within the basic film Gone using the Blowing wind, this American actor also had an effective stage profession. His Broadway credits consist of roles within the 1930 creation of Once in an eternity as well as the 1943 creation of Dark Eye. He made an appearance in his initial Broadway play, The Trial of Mary Dugan, in 1927. He passed away in his later forties because the victim of a bad tragic incident: while strolling in Moments Square, he was strike by a taxi cab. A indigenous of Marianna, Arkansas, he afterwards settled in NY, New York. Within the last weeks of his lifestyle, he was slated to superstar within a stage creation of Leading Female; Ossie Davis was ultimately re-cast within the role.