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us: Chase, Charley, 1893-1940


  • [Charley Chase (1893-1940) was an American actor, film director, and screenwriter.]
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    • us: Parrott, Charles, 1893-1940
    • us: Chase, Charlie, 1893-1940
    • us: Chase, Charles, 1893-1940
    • us: Parrot, Charles, 1893-1940
    • us: Parrott, Charley, 1893-1940
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18931020
    • Death Date

        19400620
    • Birth Place

        Baltimore, Md.
    • Death Place

        Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (itoamc) Actor
          (itoamc) Motion picture director
            (raam) Scriptwriter
              (itoamc) Motion picture producer
          • Sources

            • found: One night only [MP] 1919: credits (Charles Parrott)
            • found: Vazzana, E. Silent film necrology, c2001: p. 88 (Charley Chase)
            • found: Find a grave WWW site, viewed July 26, 2012 (Charley Chase; b. 1893; d. 1940)
            • found: Walker, B. Mack Sennett's fun factory, c2010: p. 536 (Charles Parrott; screen name, Charley Chase)
            • found: Katz, E. Film ency., c1979 (Charlie Chase; b. Oct. 20, 1893; d. 1940; comic actor; also known as Charley Chase; used real name, Charles Parrott, when he worked as a screen director and writer)
            • found: Halliwell's Filmgoer's comp., 1980 (Charlie Chase)
            • found: Internet movie database, via WWW, Oct. 25, 2012 (Charley Chase; Charles Joseph Parrott; Charles Chase; Charley Chan Chase; Charlie Chase; Charles Parrot; Charles Parrott; Charley Parrott; b. Oct. 20, 1893 in Baltimore, Md.; d. June 20, 1940 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.; actor, director, writer, producer)
            • found: Sammie's saving souvenirs, 1918: caption (lyric by Charles Parrott)
          • General Notes

            • [Charley Chase (1893-1940) was an American actor, film director, and screenwriter.]
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            • 1987-12-21: new
            • 2015-07-07: revised
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