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Lon Chaney (April 1, 1883 – August 26, 1930), nicknamed "The Man of a Thousand Faces," was an American actor during the age of silent films. He was one of the most versatile and powerful actors of early cinema. He is best remembered for his characterizations of tortured, often grotesque and afflicted characters, and his groundbreaking artistry with film makeup.
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|The False Faces||Karl Eckstrom||1919|
|The Shock||Wilse Dilling||1923|
|He Who Gets Slapped||Paul Beaumont||1924|
|The Phantom of the Opera||Erik, The Phantom||1925|
|Mr. Wu||Mr. Wu / Wu's Grandfather||1927|
|The Unknown||Alonzo the Armless||1927|
|West of Zanzibar||Phroso 'Dead-Legs'||1928|
|Where East is East||Tiger Haynes||1929|