Richard Deacon

May 14, 1921

Bio: Very early in his stage career, Richard Deacon was advised by Helen Hayes to abandon all hopes of becoming a leading man: instead, she encouraged him to aggressively pursue a career as a character actor. Tall, bald, bespectacled and bass-voiced since high school, Deacon heeded Ms. Hayes' advice, and managed to survive in show business far longer than many of the… More


Richard Deacon Videos

The Birds
1 minutes 56 seconds
2 minutes 9 seconds
4 minutes 18 seconds
The Disorderly Orderly
2 minutes 7 seconds
Dear Heart
3 minutes 18 seconds

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