Lon Chaney Jr.


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Biography:
Birth Name: Lon Chaney Jr.
Born: 02/10/1906
Birth Place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
Death Place: San Clemente, California, USA
Died: 07/12/1973

Heavy-set character actor, mostly in horror films or westerns whose most famous role was as "The Wolf Man" in numerous films. Chaney also appeared out of monster makeup in support of Bob Hope in "My Favorite Brunette" (1947), and as the arthritic marshall in "High Noon" (1952), but his finest starring role was as the slow-witted Lennie in Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" (1939).

Popular Movies:
The Female Bunch
1973-01-01 Dracula Vs. Frankenstein
Buckskin
1967-01-01 Welcome to Hard Times
Johnny Reno
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