Category Archives: Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin and Will Onda

My Charlie Chaplin detour!

After a nice and relaxing ‘Onda holiday’, I paid a visit to the London Film Museum this week to see the exhibition Charlie Chaplin: The Great Londoner. A thoroughly nice man, standing on a red carpet, welcomed me and thought … Continue reading

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Film posters at the Harris

We finished photographing the early film posters at the Harris Museum this morning. We had to use part of the Story of Preston gallery as a studio. This caused a great deal of interest from visitors to the gallery who … Continue reading

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Will Onda and Charlie Chaplin!

Newspaper reports at the time of Will Onda’s death in 1949 mention a connection between Will Onda and the great Charlie Chaplin! They state that he was one of the Fred Karno’s Mumming Birds in which he appeared with Charlie … Continue reading

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