Jay C. Flippen

Mar 6, 1899
Little Rock, Arkansas


Discovered by famed African-American comedian Bert Williams, actor Jay C. Flippen attained his first Broadway stage role in 1920's Broadway Brevities. Entertainers of the period were expected to sing, dance, act and clown with equal expertise, and the young Flippen was no slouch in any of these categories. He not only shared billing with such stage… More


Jay C. Flippen Videos

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Cat Ballou
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The Las Vegas Story
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Fire Creek
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Yellow Cab Man
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