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Actor Ned Sparks

Ned Sparks

  • Birth name:

    Edward Arthur Sparkman

  • Date of Birth:

    Guelph, Ontario, Canada

  • Height:

    5' 8½" (1.74 m)


Ned Sparks proved himself a top character support whose style would be imitated for decades to come. Although less remembered now, he was an inimitable cinematic player back in 1930s Hollywood. The nasal-toned, deadpan comedian Sparks was born Edward A. Sparkman in Guelph, Canada, and was raised for a time in St. Thomas, Ontario. He attended the University of Toronto and, after a period of soul-searching, decided upon acting. He began, believe it or not, as a honky-tonk balladeer in Dawson Creek, Alaska... more

Ned Sparks Filmography

Aсtor (8)



Movie Imitation of Life Imitation of Life

as Elmer Smith

Movie Alice in Wonderland Alice in Wonderland

as The Caterpillar

Movie Lady for a Day Lady for a Day

as Happy

Movie Gold Diggers of 1933 Gold Diggers of 1933

as Barney Hopkins