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Edna Purviance

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Edna Purviance (October 21, 1895 – January 11, 1958) was an American actress during the silent movie era. She was the leading lady in many Charlie Chaplin movies. In a span of eight years, she appeared in over thirty films with Chaplin. Description above from the Wikipedia article Edna Purviance, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 21, 1895 In Paradise Valley, Nevada, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie A Night Out 1915-02-15
Latest Project:
Movie Birth of the Tramp 2013-12-29
Known For
Poster of The Chaplin Revue
Poster of The Idle Class
Poster of The Adventurer
Poster of The Immigrant
Movie Birth of the Tramp Herself / Various Roles (archive footage) 2013-12-29
Movie Why Be Good?: Sexuality & Censorship in Early Cinema 2007-05-23
Movie Chaplin Today: The Kid The Woman 2003-03-02
Movie Charlie Chaplin: A Tramp's Life Herself (archive footage) 1998-05-10
Movie Chaplin's Goliath Herself (archive footage) 1996-01-01
Movie Unknown Chaplin Herself & In Out-Takes 1983-01-05
Movie Charlie Chaplin: The Little Tramp Actress in 'The Tramp' 1980-03-22
Movie Days of Thrills and Laughter 1961-03-21
Movie The Chaplin Revue Various (archive footage) 1959-01-01
Movie Limelight Mrs. Parker 1952-10-23
Movie Monsieur Verdoux Garden Party Guest (uncredited) 1947-09-26
Movie The Charlie Chaplin Festival Various Roles 1941-03-31
Movie The Chaplin Cavalcade Various Roles 1941-01-01
Movie Charlie Chaplin Carnival Various Roles 1938-01-01
Movie A Woman of the Sea 1926-01-02
Movie The Pilgrim Miss Brown 1923-02-19
Movie A Woman of Paris: A Drama of Fate Marie St. Clair 1923-10-01
Movie Pay Day Foreman's Daughter 1922-04-02
Movie The Kid The Woman 1921-01-21
Movie The Idle Class Neglected Wife 1921-09-25
Movie Sunnyside Village Belle 1919-06-15
Movie A Dog's Life Bar Singer 1918-04-14
Movie Triple Trouble Maid 1918-08-11
Movie The Bond Charlie's Wife 1918-09-29
Movie Shoulder Arms The Girl 1918-10-20
Movie Easy Street The Mission Worker 1917-01-22
Movie The Cure The Girl 1917-04-16
Movie The Adventurer Miss Brown - The Girl 1917-10-22
Movie The Immigrant Immigrant 1917-06-17
Movie The Fireman Girl 1916-06-12
Movie The Floorwalker Store Manager's Secretary 1916-05-15
Movie The Vagabond Girl Stolen by Gypsies 1916-07-10
Movie Police Daughter of the House 1916-05-27
Movie The Count Miss Moneybags 1916-09-04
Movie The Rink The Girl 1916-12-04
Movie Behind the Screen Aspiring Actress 1916-11-13
Movie The Pawnshop Pawnbroker's Daughter 1916-10-02
Movie A Jitney Elopement Edna 1915-04-01
Movie In the Park Nursemaid 1915-03-18
Movie A Night Out The Headwaiter's Wife 1915-02-15
Movie By the Sea Man in Top Hat's Sweetheart 1915-04-29
Movie The Champion Trainer's Daughter 1915-03-11
Movie The Bank Secretary 1915-08-09
Movie A Burlesque on Carmen Carmen 1915-12-18
Movie A Night in the Show Lady in the Stalls with Beads 1915-11-20
Movie Shanghaied Daughter of the Shipowner 1915-10-04
Movie A Woman Daughter of the House 1915-07-12
Movie Work Maid 1915-06-21
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