Floyd Shackelford

Sep 7, 1905

Bio: An African-American supporting actor from Iowa, Floyd Shackelford was highly visible in Universal Westerns of the 1920s, usually playing Native Americans, Negro cooks, and various servants. His roles got increasingly smaller in the sound era, where he did his fair share of stereotypical Pullman porters.


Floyd Shackelford Videos

Double Indemnity
2 minutes 15 seconds
Louisianna Purchase
3 minutes 44 seconds
Swing Time
3 minutes 36 seconds

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