Darla Hood

Darla Hood

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Birthday: Nov 8, 1931

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American actress Darla Hood is best remembered for being the adorable childhood sweetheart of "Alfalfa" (played by Carl Switzer) in the mid 1930s version of the "Our Gang" series of comedy shorts. She got her start in the series in 1935 when she was only four and went on to appear and occasionally sing in dozens of episodes for the next ten years. Hood also sometimes got roles in feature films such as Born to Sing (1942). She left films at age 14. Later she had a career singing television commercial jingles. She also occasionally took tiny roles in feature films.



No Score Yet The Bat Judy Hollender 1959
No Score Yet Happy Land Lenore Prentiss (age 12) 1943
No Score Yet Born to Sing Quiz Kid 1942
No Score Yet Ice Follies of 1939 Sister 1939
No Score Yet Our Gang Follies Of 1938 Darla 1937
No Score Yet The Bohemian Girl Arline (as a child) 1936
No Score Yet Second Childhood Darla 1936


Judy Hollender says: I thought that when people died, their eyes closed. Like in sleep.