Russell Hopton

Feb 18, 1900


Stage actor Russell Hopton made his first screen appearance in a bit role in 1926's Ella Cinders. Hopton came into his own in the early 1930s, playing glowering, sarcastic characters who often bear such ill-suited names as Smiley and Happy. One of his largest roles was phony elocution expert Jerry Daniels in Once in a Lifetime, the famed 1932 satire of… More


Russell Hopton Videos

Men In White
30 seconds
Tall In The Saddle
2 minutes 46 seconds
2 minutes 8 seconds
I'm No Angel
2 minutes 55 seconds

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