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Lita Grey (1908–1995)


Lita Grey began working for Charles Chaplin at his Hollywood studio when she was 12, doing bit parts in a couple of movies of his. Three years later, at 15, she met Chaplin again, became pregnant by him and they were married in 1924, when she was 16 and he was 35. They had two sons before their three-year marriage ended in a bitter divorce. Ms. ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Devil's Sleep Judge Rosalind Ballentine
(1949)
Mr. Broadway Lita Grey
(1933)
Seasoned Greetings Lita Grey Chaplin
(1933)
Skyline Revue Party Guest
(1938)

Filmography

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 1949 The Devil's Sleep
Judge Rosalind Ballentine (as Lita Grey Chaplin)
 1938 Skyline Revue (Short)
Party Guest (as Lita Grey Chaplin)
 1933 Seasoned Greetings (Short)
Lita Grey Chaplin (as Lita Grey Chaplin)
 1933 Mr. Broadway
Lita Grey
 1925 The Gold Rush
Extra in Chilkoot Pass Climb (uncredited)
 1921 The Idle Class (Short)
Maid (uncredited)
 1921 The Kid
Flirtatious Angel (uncredited)
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 1933 Seasoned Greetings (Short) (performer: "I've Got to Sing a Torch Song", "Sunny Weather", "It's the Little Things" - uncredited)
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 1983 Unknown Chaplin (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Herself
- The Great Director (1983) ... Herself (as Lita Grey Chaplin)
 1979 Hollywood Greats (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Charles Chaplin (1979) ... Herself
 1953 This Is Your Life (TV Series)
Herself
- Lillian Roth (1953) ... Herself
 1927 John Miljan: Vitaphone Trailer Announcement - 'The Jazz Singer' (Documentary short)
Herself (as Lita Grey Chaplin)
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 2003 Chaplin Today: The Gold Rush (TV Short documentary)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Wife of the Life of the Party" by Lita Grey Chaplin and Jeffrey Vance See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 8 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lita Grey Chaplin

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

Charlie Chaplin's genius was in comedy. He had no sense of humor, especially about himself.

Trivia:

In 1932, she lost a two-month-long court battle with ex-husband Charles Chaplin to prevent her from starring with their two sons, seven-year-old Charles Chaplin Jr., and six-year-old Sydney Chaplin, in a proposed movie, "The Little Teacher." While Charlie was away on a foreign trip, Lita Grey signed a contract with director David Butler to co-star in the film with the Chaplin boys. Upon returning... See more »

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