William Haines

Jan 2, 1900


Leaving his Virginia hometown at age 14 to earn a living, William Haines was an assistant bookkeeper at a New York bond house when he sent in his photograph to a "New Faces" contest sponsored by movie producer Samuel Goldwyn. The winners of the contest were Haines and another future film star, Eleanor Boardman. Entering films in 1922, Haines rose to… More


William Haines Videos

Spring Fever
29 seconds
Navy Blues
3 minutes 57 seconds
Smart Set
29 seconds
Free And Easy: Make Me Laugh
2 minutes 15 seconds
The Hollywood Revue Clip
3 minutes 1 seconds

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