Mack Sennett

Mack Sennett

Name Mack Sennett
Profession Director
Date of Birth 1880-01-17
Place of Birth Danville,
Canada
Age 80 yrs
Death Date 1960-11-05
Birth Sign Capricorn

About Mack Sennett

Director of the Keystone Cops silent comedies and recipient of an Academy Honorary Award in 1937.

Early Life Experience of Mack Sennett

He was inspired to pursue opera after watching a vaudeville show.

Trivia Info

His film Wrestling Swordfish won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film in 1932.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born the son of Irish Catholic immigrant farmers. His father was a blacksmith.

Close Associates

He and Hal Roach both won an Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film in 1932. Roach won for The Music Box.