Macklyn Arbuckle

Infobox actor
name = Macklyn Arbuckle

birthdate = birth date|1866|7|9|mf=y
birthplace = San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
deathdate = death date and age|1931|4|1|1866|7|9|mf=y
deathplace = Waddington, New York, U.S.A.
othername = Maclyn Arbuckle
occupation = Film, stage actor

Macklyn Arbuckle (July 9, 1866April 1, 1931) was an American screen and stage actor. He was the cousin of comedian Roscoe Arbuckle and brother of actor Andrew Arbuckle.


Arbuckle was born in San Antonio, Texas. He practiced law from 1916 to 1917, until he decided to become an actor. He started his career as a screen actor, and then became a stage actor in plays. He married the future Mrs. Macklyn Arbuckle, together they had no children. He is remembered for the line "Nobody loves a fat man" when he played the character Sheriff "Slim" Hoover in the play "The Roundup".

Arbuckle died on April 1, 1931, in Waddington, New York of a brain hemorrhage.


* "The County Chairman" (1914, credited as Maclyn Arbuckle) - The Honorable Jim Hackler
* "It's No Laughing Matter" (1915) - Hi Judd
* "The Reform Candidate" (1915) - Art Hoke
* "National Red Cross Pageant" (1917, credited as Maclyn Arbuckle) - Baron Fitz-Walter - English episode
* "Fighting Mad" (1919, credited as Maclyn Arbuckle)
* "Squire Phin" (1922) - Phineas Look, 'Squire Phin'
* "Welcome to Our City" (1922) - Jim Scott
* "The Prodigal Judge" (1922) - Judge Slocum Price
* "Mr. Potter of Texas" (1922) - Mr. Potter of Texas
* "The Young Diana" (1922) - James P. May
* "Mr. Bingle" (1922)
* "Broadway Broke" (1923) - P.T. Barnum
* "Yolanda" (1924) - Bishop La Balue
* "Janice Meredith" (1924) - Squire Meredith
* "The Thoroughbred" (1925) - Peter Bemis
* "That Old Gang of Mine" (1925) - Sen. Jim Walton
* "Lure of the Track" (1925)
* "The Gilded Highway" (1926) - Jonathan Welby

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NAME= Arbuckle, Macklyn
SHORT DESCRIPTION= Film, stage actor
DATE OF BIRTH= July 9, 1866
PLACE OF BIRTH= San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
DATE OF DEATH= April 1, 1931
PLACE OF DEATH= Waddington, New York, U.S.A.

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