How Buddy Ebsen Lost Out on the Role of the Tin Man in the Wizard of OZ – Stars of the Silver Screen

Tin Woodman from The Wizard of Oz

Frank ‘Buddy’ Ebsen was an American actor who began his film career as a dancer in 1936s Broadway Melody. Furthermore, he had appeared in several films alongside the famous actresses, including Shirley Temple, Maureen O’Hara, and Audrey Hepburn. Initially performers in Broadway, Ebsen and her sister, Vilma, were approached by MGM for … Read more