Our Gang (also known as The Little Rascals or Hal Roach's Rascals) is an American series of comedy short films chronicling a group of poor neighborhood children and their adventures. The films were created by studio executive Hal Roach, who was best known as the man behind the comedy duo Laurel and Hardy.
The film is an adaptation of Hal Roach 's Our Gang, a series of short films of the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s (many of which were broadcast on television as The Little Rascals) which centered on the adventures of a group of neighborhood children.
The Little Rascals refers to producer Hal Roach's Our Gang theatrical short film comedies - specifically the 1929–1938 entries - syndicated for television under this title since 1955. The Little Rascals or Little Rascals may also refer to:
George McFarland (October 2, 1928 – June 30, 1993) was an American actor most famous for his appearances as a child as Spanky in the Our Gang series of short-subject comedies of the 1930s and 1940s. The Our Gang shorts were later syndicated to television as The Little Rascals.
Switzer began his career as a child actor in the mid-1930s appearing in the Our Gang short subjects series as Alfalfa, one of the series' most popular and best-remembered characters. After leaving the series in 1940, Switzer struggled to find substantial roles owing to typecasting. As an adult, he appeared mainly in bit parts and B-movies.
Norman Myers Chaney (October 18, 1914 – May 29, 1936) was an American child actor, notable for appearing in 19 Our Gang comedies as "Chubby" from 1929 to 1931.
The Rascals (initially known as The Young Rascals) was an American rock band, formed in Garfield, New Jersey, United States, in 1965. Between 1966 and 1968 the New Jersey act reached the top 20 of the Billboard Hot 100 with nine singles, including the #1s "Good Lovin'" (1966), "Groovin'" (1967), and "People Got to Be Free" (1968), as well as big radio hits such as the much-covered "How Can I ...
The senior Bond also hosted The Rascals, a documentary on the life and times of the Little Rascals. Throughout his lifetime, Bond appeared in 73 films, was a charter member of the Screen Actors Guild , joining in 1937, and worked with many Hollywood stars in the years of 1933 to 1951, including James Stewart , Eleanor Powell , Ray Bolger ...
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Darla Jean Hood (November 8, 1931 – June 13, 1979) was an American child actress, best known as the leading lady in the Our Gang series from 1935 to 1941. She was born in Leedey, Oklahoma, the only child of music teacher Elizabeth Davner, and James Claude Hood, who worked in a bank.
William Robert Laughlin (July 5, 1932 – August 31, 1948) was an American child actor.He is best known for playing the character Froggy in the Our Gang short films in its final stretch, from 1940 to 1944.