Jean Yarbrough
Date of Birth
Aug 22, 1900
Birth Place:
Marianna, AR


Born in Marianna, AR, and educated at the University of the South, Jean Yarbrough started out in movies in 1922 as a prop man working for producer Hal Roach. He moved up to assistant director in the mid-'20s, mostly handling second-unit material, on such silent comedies as Dizzy Daddies (co-written by Stan Laurel, featuring James Finlayson) and Galloping Ghosts (co-written by Laurel, featuring...