Dudley Dickerson

Nov 27, 1906


Like most African-American performers of his generation, comic actor Dudley Dickerson played more than his fair share of Pullman porters, bell-boys, waiters, and shoe-shine boys. But from the late '30s until the mid-'50s, Dickerson was the most prominent black actor working in two-reel comedies. Contracted by Columbia's short subject department, the… More


Dudley Dickerson Videos

Dead Reckoning
2 minutes 37 seconds
My Favorite Blonde
1 minutes 11 seconds
Shall We Dance
3 minutes 59 seconds
The Green Pastures
6 minutes 45 seconds

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