Sunday, December 13, 2015

Big Babies

Joe E. Brown
Comedians have long found that a reliable way to get laughs is to dress up as a baby.

Eddie Cantor
The Three Stooges
Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray and Jack Buchanan in The Band Wagon (1953)
Billie Rhodes in Kidding Sister (1917)
Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis
Lou Costello
Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy
Marlon Wayans in Little Man (2006)

Read more about big babies in I Won't Grow Up!: The Comic Man-Child in Film from 1901 to the Present.

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