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When Mickey Rooney came to Detroit

Mickey Rooney died Sunday at age 93. In 1985, he brought his Sugar Babies show to Detroit.

Mickey Rooney spoke with CBC Windsor when he brought his Sugar Babies show to Detroit

In 1985, Mickey Rooney brought Sugar Babies to Detroit and CBC Windsor was there. 2:31

Mickey Rooney died Sunday at age 93.

After a successful run in Hollywood, the actor turned to Broadway where he starred in Sugar Babies.

In 1985, while performing Sugar Babies in Detroit, Rooney told CBC Windsor the show revived his film career.

You can watch his entire 1985 interview above.