Johnny Eck

Johnny Eck made his mark in the world of entertainment when he acted in "Freaks" (1932). In 1923, he made his first appearance in a sideshow. In 1932, he made the first of three uncredited appearances in Tarzan films ... Read more »
Born: 08/27/1911 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Filmography

Actor (1)

Freaks 1931 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Johnny Eck made his mark in the world of entertainment when he acted in "Freaks" (1932). In 1923, he made his first appearance in a sideshow. In 1932, he made the first of three uncredited appearances in Tarzan films with "Tarzan The Ape Man."

Milestones

1932

Made a screen appearance in Tod Browning's "Freaks"

1932

Made the first of three uncredited appearances in Tarzan films with "Tarzan The Ape Man"

1923

Made his first appearance in a sideshow

Bonus Trivia

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Born with a truncated torso, and was eighteen inches in height

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