Laurel and Hardy

Laurel and Hardy - Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy

Laurel and Hardy

Laurel and Hardy – great comedy film duo, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy Laurel and Hardy.  Stan and Ollie.  Skinny and Fatty.  In Italy, they are known as Stallio and Ollio.  In Germany, they are known as Dick und Doof (“€Fatty”€ and “€Stupid”€ ).  Whatever they are called, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy are two of the best-known clowns […]

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Oliver Hardy in prison garb in "Pardon Us"

Oliver Hardy biography – Laurel and Hardy – another fine mess you’ve gotten me into!

Oliver Hardy Biography (January 18, 1892 – August 7, 1957) Oliver Hardy’s Early Years On January 18, 1892, Norvell Hardy was born in Harlem, Georgia. It wasn’t until many years later that he adopted his father’s name, Oliver, as his own.  A tribute to the father that he never knew.

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Laurel and Hardy - Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy

Biography of Stan Laurel, of Laurel and Hardy – I’m sorry, Ollie!

Biography of Arthur Stanley Jefferson, aka Stan Laurel (June 16, 1890 – February 23, 1965) Stan Laurel, the tall, thin, “dumb” half of the team of Laurel and Hardy, is an interesting individual in his own right. Stan Laurel was of the pioneers of motion picture comedies. Stan and his partner Oliver Hardy were two of the rare individuals […]

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