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Charlie Chaplin career spanned more than 75 years

Sir Charles Spencer “Charlie” Chaplin, KBE (April 16, 1889 – December 25, 1977) was a British comic actor and filmmaker who rose to fame in the silent film era. In a career that spanned more than 75 years, Chaplin became … Continue reading

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George Arliss the first British actor to win an Academy Award

  George Arliss (April 10, 1868 – February 5, 1946) was an English actor, author, playwright and filmmaker who found success in the United States. George Arliss won an Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his role … Continue reading

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