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Who is Allen Hoskins?
Allen Hoskins: Allen Clayton Hoskins was an American child actor, most famous for portraying the character of Farina in 105 Our Gang short films from 1922 to 1931.
- also known as Allen Clayton Hoskins, Farina, Our Gang, Allen "Farina" Hoskins
- born on (95 years ago) in Boston, child of Clayton H. Hoskins and Florence A. Fortier Hoskins
- ethnicity: African American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Actor
- died on (35 years ago) in Oakland of cancer
- buried in Evergreen Cemetery
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by Cary D. Wintz, Paul Finkelman
Allen Hoskins,who bridged thegap betweenthesilent andsound versions, was best knownas “Farina.” MatthewBeard's “Stymie”and WilliamThomas Jr.'s “ Buckwheat” are the black characters most often associated with Our Gang. Throughoutits ...
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