Category Archive: Charlie Chan

1930s child actor Layne Tom, Jr. dies (1927-2015)

Layne Tom, Jr, born in Los Angeles, was a child actor during the 1930s and 40s. You may remember him as Mako in The Hurricane (1937) with Dorothy Lamour and Jon Hall. He… Continue reading

Raul Roulien, Brazilian in old Hollywood

Raul Roulien is a rather obscure name.  I wonder if he enjoyed feijoada. He had a short sejour in 1930s Hollywood but maybe you’ve seen some of his films. He’s most famous for… Continue reading