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Charlie Chaplin

About Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin is an English film comedian and is considered one of the most hillarious comedians of all time.

Personal Biography

Sydney Chaplin is his son.

Chaplin loathed Christmas to such an extent that he disliked his own family for celebrating the festivities.

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Charlie Chaplin in News

EKC (Eileen Koch & Company) Announces Representation of "EPIC," Sherman Oaks' New Fine Italian Steakhouse Created by Renowned Chef Kevin O'Connell
EPIC, the latest in fine dining from renowned Chef Kevin O'Connell, has opened its doors to the Sherman Oaks community! Beginning Tuesday, April 21, EPIC will host a delicious gourmet Italian lunch buffet between the hours of 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on Tuesdays through Fridays and an à la carte brunch on Sundays between 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Guests are invited to enjoy dinner from 5:00 p.m

Catalina Film Festival Wraps With Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Nicolas Cage, Andy Garcia, Roman Coppola, Jason Ritter Among 14 Award Winners
Catalina Film Festival wrapped its five-day, competitive fest with 14 awards given to films and filmmakers. The Festival -- held on Hollywood's historic stomping grounds -- featured 87 films, red carpet premieres, live outdoor concerts and exclusive parties, in addition to industry access at the annual Catalina Film & TV Summit

Catalina Film Fest to Honor Nicolas Cage and Emmy Rossum at September 24-28 Festival
Catalina Film Festival (CFF) announces additional 2014 Festival honorees to be celebrated when the Fest takes over Catalina Island next week

Canadian Hollywood Documentary Heads South for World Premiere at Florida Documentary Film Festival
Canadian documentary Gone South: How Canada Invented Hollywood is making its way south of the border to the Sunshine State for its World Premiere September 13th at the 2014 Florida Documentary Festival, which will take place at Sugar Sand Park in Boca Raton. Presented by DocMiami, the non-profit film festival brings the international world of documentary filmmaking to the City of Boca Raton.

"Yellow" Wins Best Film Award at Catalina Film Festival
The motion picture "Yellow" was awarded 'Best Film' at the Catalina Film Festival ('CFF') on September 22nd. Produced by Manu Kumaran, CEO of Medient Studios, (OTCQB: MDNT) ('Medient'), "Yellow" is a wildly inventive and visually dazzling head-trip from director Nick Cassavetes, whose previous movies include "The Notebook," "John Q," and "My Sister's Keeper

Catalina Film Fest Awards and Honorees: Kate Bosworth, Sharon Stone, Jon Favreau Among More Than a Dozen Award Recipients at the Five-Day Competitive Festival
The third annual Catalina Film Festival (CCF) wrapped on the famed Catalina Island this weekend. Filmmakers, industry execs, honored guests and celebrities traveled from all over the country to be a part of the unique seaside film festival for a week of screenings, soirees, awards and its first ever Film and Television Market, presented by Jose Cuervo.

Jon Favreau, Legendary Actor, Director, Producer and Screenwriter, to Be Honored at 2013 Catalina Film Festival
Catalina Film Festival (CFF) today announced that Jon Favreau will be honored with the Festival's Charlie Chaplin ICON award. The Festival, spanning five days of films, parties and celebrity attendees, will be held Sept. 18-22, 2013 on the famed Catalina Island -- a storied Hollywood stomping ground that has been featured in films since 1912

The Pageant's Brushes With Hollywood
The 2013 Pageant of the Masters, a celebration of art in tableaux vivants -- is honoring eighty years of "living pictures" at the Festival of Arts, with "The Big Picture." It's a theme with a dual purpose: 1) contemplating the relationships between masterpieces of art and the movies they've inspired, and 2) taking a light-hearted look at the Pageant's own history

Luxury Dublin Hotel Hosts America's First Lady, Michelle Obama, and Her Daughters
The Shelbourne Dublin, A Renaissance Hotel is no stranger to VIP guests. Since it opened in 1824, this luxury hotel has been a place where both history is made (the Irish Constitution was drafted here) and the rich and famous come to rest their heads

A&M Records Celebrates 50th Birthday With Release of 3-CD Set -- THE ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION Due Out August 28
It's an archetypal story of the modern record business -- two guys with a dream running their nascent label out of a West Hollywood garage in the summer of 1962. The label quickly gains momentum and eventually becomes one of the most important record companies the world has ever seen.

Speech from Mr. Toyoda, President of Toyota, on the Financial Results Announcement for the Fiscal Year to March 2012
Our business environment for the fiscal year to March 2012 was extremely challenging due to losses in production following the Great East Japan Earthquake and the Thai floods, in addition to the unprecedented strength of the Yen.Nevertheless, weachieved Operating Income of 355.6 billion yen thanks to the concerted efforts of our employees, suppliers and dealers to recover production and sales

Catalina Film Festival Announces Lineup, Guests for Second Annual Fest -- May 4-6, 2012
Catalina Film Fest -- an annual celebration of film on the only West Coast resort island -- today announced the lineup for the 2012 run, May 4-6. The Festival features more than 60 films, industry panels, networking and special events, including yacht and mansion parties

DINOSAUR TRAIN's New "Dinosaurs A to Z" One-Hour Special Airs This May on PBS KIDS
The EMMY®-nominated animated children's series DINOSAUR TRAIN® will premiere the new "Dinosaurs A to Z" one-hour special May 14 on PBS KIDS® to encourage preschoolers to practice the letters of the alphabet while learning about the diversity of dinosaurs. The episode will repeat on May 18 (check local listings).

Legendary Comic Creator, Hollywood Icon, and Chairman of POW! Entertainment, Stan Lee, to Be Honored at 2012 Catalina Film Festival
Catalina Film Festival (CFF) today announced that POW!'s Stan Lee will be honored at the second annual film festival. The Festival will be held May 4-6, 2012 on the famed Catalina Island -- a storied Hollywood stomping ground that has been featured in over 500 films, television programs and commercials since 1912

Corbis Launches GreenLight Music With Major Music Companies; Music Industry's First Online Sync Licensing Solution for Iconic Music
Corbis, a leading digital content and services provider for the creative and entertainment communities, today announced the launch of GreenLight Music (, the music industry's first online sync licensing solution for popular music

Romance Through the Ages-Fairmont Launches Greatest Love Story Photo Contest to Win a Trip to the London Movie Premiere of TITANIC in 3D
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VINCI Becomes a Partner of "Sid the Science Kid"
Rullingnet Corp., home of VINCI Early Learning Systems, and The Jim Henson Company, producers of "Sid the Science Kid", will jointly introduce young children to the fun of everyday science learning

GreenLight Selected to Represent Rights to Name, Image and Likeness of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
GreenLight, LLC (, a global media licensing, talent negotiation and rights representation consultancy, today announced that it has been selected to represent Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the most recognized and respected leaders of the civil rights movement

Susan Sarandon recalls lesbian sex scene while honouring Catherine Deneuve
Susan Sarandon joked at an awards ceremony that she will never forget her on-screen sex scene with Catherine Deneuve in 'The Hunger'.

Whitney Houston and Charlie Chaplin memorabilia auctioned off
Whitney Houston's gowns and jewellery were sold off at an auction which also saw Charlie Chaplin's trademark hat and cane fetch 100,000 dollars.

Charlie Chaplin may have been born in gypsy caravan
A set of letters discovered recently has suggested that Charlie Chaplin may have been born into a gypsy community in the West Midlands.

Marilyn Monroe's rare intimate pics up for sale
Marilyn Monroe's previously unseen intimate photos, along with the legendary actress' memorabilia, are being auctioned to mark her 50th death anniversary.

Whitney Houston's 'Bodyguard' earrings to go under the hammer
Whitney Houston's earrings - which the late star donned in the hit 1992 film 'Bodyguard' - are among several of her belongings that are to be sold by Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills as part of their 'Hollywood Legends' sale.

George Clooney raising $350m to help struggling members of showbiz
George Clooney has launched a new fundraising drive along with film producer Jeffrey Katzenberg, to help entertainers who have fallen on hard times.

Brit spies failed to solve Charlie Chaplin's birth mystery
The British intelligence agency, MI5 was bewildered to find out that there were no records of Charlie Chaplin's birth when it investigated his alleged links with communism, according to newly released files.

'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Forrest Gump' to be archived by US Library
The 'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Forrest Gump' are two of the latest additions which are to be preserved by the US Library of Congress as part of its National Film Registry.

Charlie Chaplins' bowler hat to go under the hammer
Charlie Chaplin's bowler hat from his silent film 'The Tramp' is to be auctioned in New York.

Rare 'Charlie Chaplin' film could fetch œ100K at auction
A rare footage of comedy genius Charlie Chaplin that was lying unrecognised at a second hand shop has now become a small fortune for a jobless Brit man after he was told it could fetch 100,000 pounds at auction.

Ben-Hur's signature tunic, robe and Charlie Chaplin's hat up for grabs
The largest movie memorabilia collection amassed over the years by actress Debbie Reynolds will soon be up for grabs.

Rare Charlie Chaplin WW1 propaganda movie up for grabs
A rare Charlie Chaplin film, which was bought for 3.20 pounds on eBay, is expected to be sold for a six-figure sum when it goes under the hammer at Bonham's in Knightsbridge, London, on 29 June.

Charlie Chaplin's 1929 Pierce-Arrow up for grabs on eBay
Charlie Chaplin, an icon of the silent film era, has given us some of the funniest and most famous movies of all time.

DQ Entertainment to Co-Produce Escape Hockey with Imira Entertainment, Enne Productions, TVE
DQ Entertainment, the Global entertainment production and distribution company today announced that Imira Entertainment, Spain’s leading production and distribution company specialising in youth programming and Enne Entertainment Studios and Spanish broadcaster TVE has joined as co-production partners on new 3D animated series Escape Hockey. Escape Hockey

Rare Charlie Chaplin WWI propaganda film fails to sell
A rare Charlie Chaplin film, which was put up for sale, has failed to attract any buyer despite it being expected to fetch "a significant six-figure sum".

Silent Cinema Stars Private Information Revealed in Historic Studio Archives -- Now Available Online at (NASDAQ: ACOM), the world's largest online family resource, has launched online records of the original Hollywood film studios, which profile the superstars of silent cinema at the beginning of the 20th century

SID THE SCIENCE KID(TM) Encourages Viewers to Be Scientific Observers in Their Own Backyards in "Sid's Backyard Campout!" Premiering June 20 on PBS KIDS
SID THE SCIENCE KID™, the EMMY®-nominated animated preschool series that encourages early science exploration, demonstrates how fun a simple backyard campout can be for the whole family when the all-new episode "Sid's Backyard Campout!" premieres on Monday, June 20, on PBS KIDS® (check local listings).

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