Larry, Curly, and Moe: A Look at the Lives and Careers of The Three Stooges

Published on May 30, 2021

When it comes to slapstick comedy, the names that stand up above the rest are Larry, Curly, and Moe. The Three Stooges were first formed as a vaudeville comedy act in 1922. They toured and over the years went through some changes in the group, and eventually transitioned to short films, with a contract under Columbia Pictures.

Inspiring laughter for nearly a hundred years now, the Stooges’ comedy still has the power to entertain, and new generations got a taste of their brand of humor when the 2012 film The Three Stooges by the Farrelly Brothers released. Whether you are a longtime fan or a newcomer to this silly trio’s work, you will enjoy these facts about some of the funniest men to ever perform.