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|Also Known As:||James Francis Cagney Jr.||Died:||March 30, 1986|
|Born:||July 17, 1899||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ... actor producer copyboy female impersonator director vaudevillian newspaper office boy bouncer switchboard operator book custodian poolroom racker junior architect ticket taker gift wrapper waiter bellhop|
The American gangster film, and the output of Warner Bros. in its most influential decade, would be unimaginable without the contributions of James Cagney. One of talking pictures' first generation of actors, Cagney forever romanticized the figures of the criminal and the con artist with his jittery physical dynamism and breakneck staccato vocal patterns.
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