Buster gets a taste of the good life in Hard Luck (1921).
hip Buster Keaton ad and announcement - 1927.
Buster Keaton behind the scenes of television program Producers’ Showcase.
Photo by Gerald Smith, 1956.
Buster Keaton and his wife Eleanor (left)
Buster with his great nephew
Buster Keaton’s Recipe For His Famous Pork Pie Hats (in his own words):
1 Stetson Hat
3 Heaping Teaspoons of granulated sugar
1 Teacup Warm Water
Mix water and sugar. Wet the top and bottom of the brim. Smooth it out on a clean, hard surface. Allow to dry until stiff.
I did the early ones myself myself, always - and then I trained my wife.
(The first one was created in 1917 for “The Butcher’s Boy”)
Happy Birthday, Joseph Frank “Buster” Keaton - (October 4th, 1895 - February 6th, 1966)
Buster Keaton with his brother Harry “Jingles” and his sister Louise.
Drawing of Buster Keaton by Cecil Beaton; 1930
He looks very young here.
Could this photo be from the end of his vaudeville days?