William Demarest

Feb 27, 1892

Bio: Famed for his ratchety voice and cold-fish stare, William Demarest was an "old pro" even when he was a young pro. He began his stage career at age 13, holding down a variety of colorful jobs (including professional boxer) during the off-season. After years in carnivals and as a vaudeville headliner, Demarest starred in such Broadway long-runners as Earl Carroll's… More


William Demarest Videos

Viva Las Vegas
3 minutes 11 seconds
It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World
2 minutes 40 seconds
Excuse My Dust
3 minutes 43 seconds
Willie Nelson: Willie!
1 minutes 8 seconds

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