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Wheeler Dryden (1892–1957)

Wheeler Dryden was born on August 31, 1892 in Brixton, London, England. He is known for his work on Limelight (1952), The Great Dictator (1940) and Mud and Sand (1922). He died on September 30, 1957 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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 1952 Limelight
Thereza's Doctor
 1947 Monsieur Verdoux
Salesman (uncredited)
 1940 The Great Dictator
Heinrich Schtick - Translator (voice)
 1922 Mud and Sand (Short)
Cuspidor
 1922 Penrod (uncredited)
 1919 Tom's Little Star (Short)
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 1952 Limelight (assistant: to Mr. Chaplin)
 1947 Monsieur Verdoux (associate director)
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 1928 Skirts
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 1928 Skirts (adaptation)
 1940 The Great Dictator (assistant director)

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Stage Play: Oh, Professor! Comedy. Written by Edward W. Harris. Directed by Giuseppe Sterni and Wheeler Dryden. Belmont Theatre: 1 May 1930- May 1930 (closing date unknown/2 performances). Cast: Walter Cartwright (as "Prof. E.W. Clark"), Wheeler Dryden (as "Charles"), Knox Herold (as "Sam Pratzman"), Mary Kay (as "Rose"), William E. ... See more »

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Father of 'Spencer Dryden' (7 April 1938 - 11 January 2005) drummer for the Jefferson Airplane and New Riders of the Purple Sage. Half Brother of Sir Charles Chaplin and Syd Chaplin. See more »

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Virgo

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