Charley Chase

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Birthday
20, 1893
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Jun 20, 1940 (46)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
20, 1893
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Jun 20, 1940 (46)

About

American comedian, actor, screenwriter and director best known for his work in Hal Roach short film comedies.

Before Fame

He first performed in vaudeville as a teenager.

Trivia

He was known for a comedy of embarrassment, and he often played dim-witted young men in sitcoms.

Family Life

He is the older brother of comedy writer-director James Parrott, whose death made him work and drink harder than ever.

Associated With

He once worked for director Hal Roach's company.