George McFarland was an American actor most famous for his appearances as a child as Spanky in the Our Gang series of short-subject comedies of the 1930s and 1940s. The Our Gang shorts were later syndicated to television as The Little Rascals.
|Born:||George Robert Phillips McFarland or George Emmett McFarland, October 2, 1928, Dallas, Texas, U.S.|
|Died:||June 30, 1993, Grapevine, Texas, U.S.|
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About George McFarland
Actor who was a member of the original Our Gang kids comedy cast and suffered from typecasting which hurt his acting career going further.
He worked as a child model for Dallas department stores and brands like Wonder Bread.
He is mainly known as Spanky on a TV shorts series.
His parents were Robert Emmett and Virginia McFarland, and he had two brothers and one sister.
He appeared in two Fritz Lang features in the 1940s.