A SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD. TITLE
Full Length Play
“Even in the orphanage, I thought of myself as the greatest actor in the world. I had to feel the exuberance that comes from utter confidence in myself. Without it you go down to defeat”
It is 1959. Charles Chaplin is 70 years old, talking across the years to
the young Charlie Chaplin – the Little Tramp who was never allowed to
speak in the silent movies. Now he has a voice, confronting his older
self and revealing the passions and torments that formed his life.