Johnny Downs

Oct 10, 1913


The son of a Naval officer, American actor Johnny Downs was hired as one of Hal Roach's "Our Gang" kids in 1923. Alternately playing heroes and bullies, Downs stayed with the short-subject series until 1927, appearing in twenty-four two-reelers. He honed his dancing and singing skills on the vaudeville stage, working prominently on Broadway until… More


Johnny Downs Videos

Rhapsody In Blue
2 minutes 20 seconds
2 minutes 15 seconds
March Of The Wooden Soldiers
2 minutes 11 seconds

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