Leo Gorcey was an American actor, known for his work in stage and cinema. He became popular for portraying the leader of hooligan groups, named Dead End Kids, The East Side Kids, and later The Bowery Boys. Gorcey was born in New York City, to a Catholic mother and a Jewish father, both actors. His most notable works include the Dead End Kids movies, the East Side Kids movies, and later the Bowery Boys movies. Other works in his career include the role of a cab driver in the film ‘It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World’, and his role of Sid Mercer in the satirical comedy film ‘So This is New York’.
New York City, New York, United States
Also Known As
Leo Bernard Gorcey
Place Of Death
Oakland, California, USA
Mary Gannonm (m 1968), Amelita Wardm (1949–1956), Brandy Gorceym (1956–1962), Evalene Bankstonm (1945–1948), Kay Marvism (1939–1945)
Brandy Jo, Jan Gorcey, Leo Gorcey Jr.