Mr. Wu / Wu's Grandfather
Yen Sin - 'The Heathen'
Pete Walsh - Pauline's Brother
A Hobo (unconfirmed, uncredited)
Wrote the preface to the book "The Art of Make-Up For Stage & Screen" by Cecil Holland. This was the first book to specifically deal with make-up for motion pictures.
3 Biographical Movies |
5 Print Biographies |
43 Articles |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Frank H. Chaney
| Emma Alice Kennedy
Did You Know?
[in 1925, explaining how he won the part of the beggar in The Miracle Man
(1919)] I flopped down, rolled my eyes up in my head like a blind man, and started dragging my body along the ground.
A popular joke of the era was "Don't step on it; it might be Lon Chaney!".
Known as the Man of a Thousand Faces. Master of early screen make-up techniques.
The Man of a Thousand Faces