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Wonderworks: Young Charlie Chaplin 

Young Charlie Chaplin (original title)
A film about the early life of the great comedy film maker.

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1989  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »
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Complete series cast summary:
Joe Geary ...
 Charlie Chaplin 6 episodes, 1989
Lee Whitlock ...
 Sydney Chaplin 6 episodes, 1989
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 Hannah Chaplin 6 episodes, 1989
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 Charles Chaplin Snr 6 episodes, 1989
Paul Bigley ...
 Stan Laurel 3 episodes, 1989
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 Pawnbroker 3 episodes, 1989
Derek Royle ...
 Workhouse Registrar 3 episodes, 1989
Kevin Lloyd ...
 Fred Karno 3 episodes, 1989
Paul Mark Elliott ...
 Harry Weldon 3 episodes, 1989
Amber Bezer ...
Elaine Lordan ...
Georgia Allen ...
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 Madge Kendal 2 episodes, 1989
Christopher Blake ...
 Asylum Doctor 2 episodes, 1989
David Marrick ...
 Stage Manager 2 episodes, 1989
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Storyline

The early life of Cinema's first great comedic artist is portrayed. Young Charlie is a boy who is struggling in poverty with a mother who is losing her mind and a faithful brother. The film recounts his struggle to survive in these circumstances while striving to succeed in the theatre as a way out. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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25 January 1989 (UK)  »

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1.33 : 1
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References The Gold Rush (1925) See more »

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