Ernest Truex

  1. Charley Grapewin, Johnny Apollo, 1939.     According to the Fox Scripts Collection at the UCLA Theater Arts Library, Darryl Zanuck first thought of Truex for shyster lawyer Emmett T Brennan. Proto-noir from director Henry Hathaway –  despite Dorothy Lamour beating Alice Faye and Linda Darnell to… The Babe.

 Birth year: 1889Death year: 1973Other name: Casting Calls:  1