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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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Known For

Limelight
Limelight Thereza's Doctor
(1952)
The Great Dictator
The Great Dictator Heinrich Schtick - Translator
(1940)
Mud and Sand
Mud and Sand Cuspidor
(1922)
False Women
False Women Richard Lane
(1921)

Filmography

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 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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Other Works:

Stage Play: Three Waltzes. Musical romance. Book by Clare Kummer and Rowland Leigh. Based on the play by Paul Knepler and Armin Robinson. Scenic Design by Watson Barratt. Costume Design by Connie De Pinna. Dances Staged by Chester Hale. Directed by Hassard Short. Majestic Theatre: 25 Dec 1937- 9 Apr 1938 (122 performances). Cast: Michael ... See more »

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Father of Spencer Dryden, drummer for the Jefferson Airplane and New Riders of the Purple Sage. Half Brother of Sir Charles Chaplin and Syd Chaplin. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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