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Chaplin, Geraldine (1944–)

Chaplin, Geraldine (1944–)

American actress. Born Geraldine Leigh Chaplin, July 31, 1944, in Santa Monica, California; grew up in England; dau. of Charles Chaplin (actor) and Oona O'Neill Chaplin; attended the Royal Ballet Academy in London; had long-term relationship with Spanish director Carlos Saura; children: Shane and Oona.

Appears in opening scene of her father's Limelight (1952); came to prominence in film Doctor Zhivago (1965); appeared in over 90 films, including La Madriguera (1969), Z.P.G. (1972), Ana y los lobos (1973), The Four Musketeers (1974), La Banda de Jaider (1975), Nashville (1975), Buffalo Bill and the Indians (1976), Elisa, vida mía (1977), Remember My Name (1978), A Wedding (1978), Le Voyage en douce (1980), The Mirror Crack'd (1980), The Moderns (1988), The Children (1990), Chaplin (1992), The Age of Innocence (1993), Mother Teresa (1997), Cousin Bette (1998), To Walk with the Lions (1999) and The Bridge of San Luis Rey (2004); also frequently appeared on tv.

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