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Wesley Barry

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Biography

Los Angeles, California, USA
A Hollywood native (born there in 1907), seven-year-old Wesley Barry was spotted by a director at Kalem who was taken with the boy's face full of freckles, and he went on to become one of the most popular child actors in the business. Barry had been making picture for several years when director Marshall Neilan scrubbed off the layers of greasepaint that covered his freckles (the standard "solution" at the time in Hollywood to cover up facial blemishes) and let the boy's naturally wild hair grow out instead of being slicked down. Read more...

Actor

Character: George Washington Sticker

The Unpardonable Sin 1919

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Character: Victor Hamlin

Border Romance 1929

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Character: Herbert Somerby

The Life of Vergie Winters 1934

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Character: 1st Sophomore

Mr. Doodle Kicks Off 1938

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Directing

Writing