John Bunny
Overview
John Bunny
*September 21, 1863 New York City, New York, USA
April 26, 1915 New Rochelle, New York, USA

American actor, one of the first comic stars of the motion picture era.

Films

1914

Hearts and Diamonds

1913

Three Black Bags
The Locket; or, When She Was Twenty

1912

Two Cinders

1911

Troublesome Secretaries

1910

Jack Fat and Jim Slim at Coney Island


Imdb: 0120544

VIAF: 54058206
Articles with photographs of John Bunny

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Photoplay, February 1930


Books with substantial mentioning of John Bunny
David W. Menefee
The First Male Stars, Men of the Silent Era
Albany, 2007

Anthony Slide
Silent Players, A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses
Lexington, Ky, 2002

Glenn Mitchell
A-Z of Silent Film Comedy, An Illustrated Companion
London, 1998

Wes D. Gehring
Personality Comedians As Genre, Selected Players
Westport, Connecticut - London, 1997

Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

Kalton C. Lahue and Sam Gill
Clown Princes and Court Jesters
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1970
Books with an entry on John Bunny
Richard Abel (ed.)
Encyclopedia of early cinema
London and New York, 2005

Roy Liebman
Silent Film Performers, An Annotated Bibliography of Published, Unpublished and Archival Sources for over 350 Actors and Actresses
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1996

Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979
Books with photograph(s) of John Bunny
John Richard Finch and Paul Elby
Close-Ups, From the Golden Age of the Silent Cinema
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1978