George Sidney (I)

Mar 18, 1876
Nagynichal, Hungary


A Hungarian-born dialect comedian whose signature character, Busy Izzy, was the typical language-mangling Jewish caricature, George Sidney (birth name: Samuel Greenfeld) came to the screen in Samuel Goldwyn's production of In Hollywood With Potash and Perlmutter (1924). Sidney played Abe Potash to Alexander Carr's Morris Perlmutter: the two were textile… More


George Sidney (I) Videos

Till The Clouds Roll By
2 minutes 37 seconds
Cass Timberlane
3 minutes 31 seconds
Thousands Cheer
29 seconds
Manhattan Melodrama
3 minutes 48 seconds

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