Download e-book for kindle: Syd Chaplin: A Biography by Lisa K. Stein

By Lisa K. Stein

ISBN-10: 0786460350

ISBN-13: 9780786460359

this is often the 1st research of the existence and paintings of Sydney Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin’s brother, someone extraordinary not just for his value in developing his brother’s occupation, yet in numerous different early Hollywood organizations, together with the founding of United Artists and the Syd Chaplin airplane company, America’s first family airline. Sydney additionally had a profitable movie occupation, starting in 1914 with Keystone and culminating with a string of well known movies for Warner Bros. within the Nineteen Twenties. Sydney’s movie occupation resulted in 1929 due to an attack cost through an actress. This incident proved to be in basic terms the final in a string of scandals, every one inflicting him to maneuver to a different position, one other studio, or one other enterprise venture.

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