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==Bio==
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==Biography==
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'''Character:''' [[Delmar]]<br />
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'''Birthday:''' July 1, 1926<br />
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'''Place of Birth:''' Los Angeles, California<br />
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'''Date of Death:''' October 26, 2008<br />
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'''Place of Death:''' Los Angeles, California<br />
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'''First Short:''' [[The Pigskin Palooka]]<br />
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'''Last Short:''' [[The Pigskin Palooka]]<br />
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'''Number of Shorts:''' 1 (4 according to Maltin and Bann)<br />
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'''History:''' David Delmar Watson was a member of a early Hollywood family. His father was special effects artist Coy Watson Sr., and he lived near Mack Sennett's Studios in the modern area of Los Angeles known as Echo Park. Almost all of his siblings were child actors, including [[Robert Watson|Bobs Watson]] who Delmar followed in appearing in ''Our Gang''. Delmar only appeared in one ''Our Gang'' short during the MGM years, but Maltin and Bann erroneously list him for several others. His family was honored as "The First Family Of Hollywood" on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.<br />
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After his acting career, Delmar went on to become a news photographer. He shot several of the photos of the later Our Gang Reunions. Sadly, he passed away of prostrate cancer in 2008 at the age of 82.<br />
   
Delmar Watson is a student with the rank of "Captain" at [[Dover Military Academy]] which [[Alfalfa Switzer]] briefly attends. He's a football player there and catches Alfalfa wearing his football uniform in order to pass himself off as a football hero to his friends back in [[Greenpoint]]. <br>
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==List of Shorts==
   
Delmar Watson was played by actor Delmar Watson.<br>
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* [[Our Gang Follies Of 1936]] (according to Maltin and Bann)
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* [[The Pigskin Palooka]]
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* [[The Pinch Singer]] (according to Maltin and Bann)
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* [[Shrimps For A Day]] (according to Maltin and Bann)
   
==Shorts==
 
   
* [[Our Gang Follies Of 1936]] - unconfirmed
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==Other Projects==
* [[The Pinch Singer]] - unconfirmed
 
* [[The Pigskin Palooka]]
 
* [[Shrimps For A Day]] - unconfirmed
 
   
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* Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) - with [[Thomas Bupp]], [[Shirley Coates]], [[Philip Hurlic]], [[John Lester Johnson]], [[Richard Jones]], and [[Margaret Mann]]
   
[[Category: Our Gang Characters]]
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[[Category: Male Characters]]
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[[Category: 1937 Characters]]
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[[Category: Our Gang Actors]]
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[[Category:Male Rascals]]
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[[Category:Deceased Rascals]]
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[[Category:Our Gang One-Timer]]

Latest revision as of 03:15, February 13, 2012

BiographyEdit

Character: Delmar
Birthday: July 1, 1926
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California
Date of Death: October 26, 2008
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California
First Short: The Pigskin Palooka
Last Short: The Pigskin Palooka
Number of Shorts: 1 (4 according to Maltin and Bann)
History: David Delmar Watson was a member of a early Hollywood family. His father was special effects artist Coy Watson Sr., and he lived near Mack Sennett's Studios in the modern area of Los Angeles known as Echo Park. Almost all of his siblings were child actors, including Bobs Watson who Delmar followed in appearing in Our Gang. Delmar only appeared in one Our Gang short during the MGM years, but Maltin and Bann erroneously list him for several others. His family was honored as "The First Family Of Hollywood" on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
After his acting career, Delmar went on to become a news photographer. He shot several of the photos of the later Our Gang Reunions. Sadly, he passed away of prostrate cancer in 2008 at the age of 82.

List of ShortsEdit


Other ProjectsEdit



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