Production Notes

Length: Three Reels
Producer: Hal Roach
Director: Hal Roach
Photography: George Stevens
Editor: Richard Currier
Writer: H.M. Walker (dialogue)
Released: June 6, 1931
Studio: M-G-M

Main Cast (The Boy Friends)

Main Cast

  • Thelma Todd - Thelma
  • ZaSu Pitts - ZaSu

Supporting Cast

  • Charlie Hall - Waiter
  • Charley Rogers - Inebriated nightclub customer
  • Edward Dillon - Music store manager
  • George Byron - Milton
  • Jerry Mandy - Dr. Mandy
  • Leroy Shield - Bandleader
  • Maurice Black - Nightclub manager

The Short

Plot: ZaSu and Thelma go out with two idiots (George Byron and Jerry Mandy) to a nightlcub.

The Boy Friends characters are featured as nightclub workers. Mickey is a bellhop, Mary a cigarette girl, and Dave, Gertie, and Dorothy nightclub dancers.

Notes/Trivia: While technically the first entry in Hal Roach's ZaSu Pitts & Thelma Todd series, this film was originally intended for the Boy Friends, and was ultimately advertised as an entry in their series.


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