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Tom Kennedy was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Early on in his acting career, Kennedy landed roles in various films, including "The Flirt" (1922), "Loving Lies" (1924) and "The Best Bad Man" (1925) with Tom Mix. He also appeared in "As Man Desires" (1925), "Mantrap" (1926) with Ernest Torrence and "We're in the Navy Now" (1926). He kept working in film throughout the thirties, starring in the Stan Laurel musical comedy "Hollywood Party" (1934), "Strictly Dynamite" (1934) and the Joe E Brown musical "Bright Lights" (1935). He also appeared in the comedy "Wise Girl" (1937) with Miriam Hopkins. Toward the end of his career, he continued to act in the comedic adventure "Mexican Spitfire Out West" (1940) with Lupe Velez, "The Great Swindle" (1941) and the Bing Crosby musical "Dixie" (1943). He also appeared in the romantic comedy "Ladies' Day" (1943) with Lupe Velez and the musical "Hit Parade of 1943" (1943) with John Carroll. Most recently, Kennedy worked on "Ashes to Ashes (Wayne Trotman)" (2003).

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