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Teddy Rooney

Actor/musician

Born - 12 April 1950, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died - 3 July 2016

The son of Mickey Rooney and his third wife, actress Martha Vickers, Teddy (born Theodore) was fair-haired, freckle-faced and button-cute as a child, making several appearances in films and TV series. After a debut in the TV drama Galvanized Yankee (1957), which was shown in cinemas outside America, he was seen in Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958) It Happened to Jane/That Jane from Maine (1959) and Seven Ways from Sundown (1960). In the mid 1960s, he gave up acting to concentrate on a music career, singing and playing bass with several groups. He died 'after a long illness'.