Charlie Chaplin was an English man, and an international famous comic actor and film director. His real name was Charles Spencer Chaplin Junior and was born in 1889 in London. He died on Christmas Day in 1977.
He grew in a modest family, and has a difficult and sad childhood with his brothers, what will inspire him in his film during all his career. He did his first appearance on the stage at the age of 5. During his teenage years, Charlie Chaplin chained contracts, and theater troups but his career in cinema really began when he obtained his contract with Keystone studio. Charlie became at his turn a director.CHAPLIN AS AN ARTIST
Chaplin was a comic actor and film director. Before the end of the first World War he was already one of the best known film star. His speciality was silent films where he used mims, splastics and other visual comedy routins. However he realized some films where there were speaking language such as The Great Dictator in 1940. Majority of his films were a success, and until the beginning of his career, everyone knew him and appreciated his work.