A Blog For Thelma Todd
Thelma Todd was a star of silent movies and later the talkies. She is remembered as much today for her mysterious death as she is for her films. In this blog, we take a look at Thelma Todd, her movies, and various commentaries.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Hal Roach Studios Ad 1936
Hal Roach announces his move into the production of feature films.
From MOTION PICTURE DAILY, August 24, 1936.
Rosina Lawrence is depicted as a member of the team, along with Patsy Kelly and Lyda Roberti, in what had been the Thelma Todd and Patsy Kelly series.
Rosina Lawrence was also in KELLY THE SECOND, but not Lyda Roberti. Pert Kelton was in it, Pert Kelton also was in one two-reeler with Pasty Kelly, PAN HANDLERS.
They also tried making an "Our Gang" feature.
The Our Gang series continued after production of the other shorts ended.