Pat O’Brien (1899-1983) Actor. O’Brien often played Irish and Irish-American characters and was referred to as “Hollywood’s Irishman in Residence” in the press. One of the best-known screen actors of the 1930s and 1940s, he played priests, cops, military figures, pilots, and reporters. He is especially well-remembered for his roles in Knute Rockne, All American (1940), Angels with Dirty Faces (1938), and Some Like It Hot (1959).
8” x 10” black and white photograph signed, “To ‘Alfred’ ‘God Bless you’ Pat O’Brien.”