"Wallace Fitzgerald Beery" was an American actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Bill in Min and Bill opposite Marie Dressler, as Long John Silver in Treasure Island (1934 film)/Treasure Island, as Pancho Villa in Viva Villa!, and his titular role in The Champ (1931 film)/The Champ, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. Beery appeared in some 250 movies in a 36-year career. He was the brother of actor Noah Beery, Sr. and uncle of actor Noah Beery, Jr.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Wallace Beery on Wikipedia.