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Tragic Details About Laurel And Hardy

Eighty years after their heyday, Laurel and Hardy remain icons of comedy. Few performing acts successfully transitioned from the Silent Era into the age of sound, but Oliver Hardy and Stan Laurel used a combination of visual contrast — the rotund and imposing Hardy standing next to the thin, angular Laurel — peerless physical comedy, and sharp comic timing to become one of the most popular comedy acts of the 1930s. Those comedy fundamentals have allowed the duo to endure in popular culture long

Tragic Details About Laurel And Hardy

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