Clyde Cook (actor)

Clyde Cook (actor)
Clyde Cook
Born 16 December 1891
Port Macquarie, Australia
Died 13 August 1984 (aged 92)
Carpinteria, California, US
Occupation Actor
Years active 1919–53

Clyde Cook (16 December 1891 – 13 August 1984) was an Australian born actor whose career spanned the silent film era, talkies and television.

He was known as the "Rubber Comedian" because of his ability to bend himself into almost any position. He was appearing at a London music hall when he was seen by film producer William Fox.

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