The actor who played "Willy Wonka" in "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory"
The actor who played "Dennis" in "Dennis the Menace"
The actor who played the "Tin Man" from "The Wizard of Oz"
The actor who played "Beaver" on "Leave it to Beaver"
The owner of Lassie the dog in "Lassie"
John Joseph Haley
Jack Joseph Haley
John Jack Haley
Singer in plays
Actor in plays
Singer on Broadway
He was the first to audition and they loved him so much they didn't want to see anyone else
The original comedian had an almost fatal allergic reaction to the make-up so he had to be replaced, by Haley
He's related to the director of the movie
He had auditioned for many of the makers movies previously and they were tired of seeing him so they gave him what they thought would be the "least appealing character"
He was supposed to play the lion's part but when the original comedian for the "Tin Man" didn't show up for filming, he had to take that part and let a crew/camera member play the lion's part
Higher and Higher
Poor Little Rich Girl
Alexander's Ragtime Band
The LogCabin Jamboree
Seven Keys to Baldpate
"Because I can"
"When your son produces the show, you can pronounce the winner"
"I'm popular, and you're not, that simple"
He didn't respond, he laughed and walked away
"Why should YOU present the winner?"