Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson in 'Cabin in the Sky'
Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson (1905 - 1977)
a.k.a. Eddie Anderson
Cabin in the Sky (1943) [Joseph 'Little Joe' Jackson]: Shot in the chest by John William Sublett in a nightclub, as Lena Horne looks on in horror. Eddie and Ethel Waters appear as spirits in the afterlife afterwards. The whole thing turns out to be Eddie's dream/vision as he's unconscious from a previous shooting; he and Ethel survive the movie in reality.
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