Edna Purviance

Highest Rated:
100% The Kid (1921)
Lowest Rated:
91% A Woman of Paris (1923)
Birthday:
Oct 21
Birthplace:
Paradise, Nevada, USA
Bio:
It is literally impossible to discuss the acting career of Edna Purviance without invoking the name of Charles Chaplin. Purviance was a secretary in San Francisco when she was selected by Chaplin to play his leading lady in his second Essanay short, A Night Out (1915). From that point onward,…

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Charlie Chaplin Cavalcade
  • Actor
-- 2012
The Count
  • Actor
-- 2012
In the Park (Charlie in the Park) (Charlie on the Spree)
  • Actor
-- 1998
Police (Charlie in the Police) (Charlie the Burglar) (Housebreaker)
  • Actor
-- 1995
Unknown Chaplin
  • Actor
-- 1983
Chaplin's Art of Comedy
  • Actor
-- 1966
A Night in the Show (A Night at the Show ) (Charlie at the Show)
  • Actor
-- 1964
30 Years of Fun
  • Actor
-- 1963
97% Monsieur Verdoux
  • Extra at Wedding Party
-- 1947
91% A Woman of Paris
  • Marie St. Clair
-- 1923
The Pilgrim
  • The Girl
-- 1923
Pay Day
  • Foreman's Daughter
-- 1922
The Idle Class (Vanity Fair)
  • Neglected Wife
-- 1921
100% The Kid
  • Mother
-- 1921
Sunnyside
  • Village Belle
-- 1919
A Day's Pleasure (A Ford Story)
  • Mother
-- 1919
Triple Trouble (Charlie's Triple Trouble)
  • Maid
-- 1918
A Dog's Life
  • Bar Singer
-- 1918
The Bond (Charlie Chaplin in a Liberty Loan Appeal)
  • Herself
-- 1918
Shoulder Arms
  • French Girl
-- 1917
The Immigrant (A Modern Columbus) (Broke) (Hello U.S.A.) (The New World)
  • Immigrant
-- 1917
The Cure (The Water Cure)
  • Actor
-- 1917
The Adventurer
  • A Girl
-- 1917
The Rink (Rolling Around)(Waiter)
  • The Girl
-- 1916
A Burlesque on Carmen
  • Carmen
-- 1916
The Fireman, (A Gallant Fireman )
  • Girl
-- 1916
The Vagabond, (Gipsy Life)
  • Girl Stolen by Gypsies
-- 1916
The Pawnshop (At the Sign of the Dollar) (High and Low Finance)
  • His Daughter
-- 1916
Easy Street
  • Missionary
-- 1916
Behind the Screen
  • Girl Seeking Film Job
-- 1916
The Count (Almost a Gentleman)
  • Miss Moneybags Heiress
-- 1916
The Floorwalker (Shop)
  • His Secretary
-- 1916
In the Park (Charlie in the Park )
  • Nursemaid
-- 1915
A Jitney Elopement, (Charlie's Elopement), (Married in Haste )
  • Girl
-- 1915
Rare Chaplin
  • Actor
-- 1915
Work (Charlie at Work) (Charlie the Decorator)
  • Actor
-- 1915
A Woman (Charlie the Perfect Lady)
  • Daughter
-- 1915
The Champion (Charlie the Champion) (Battling Charlie),(Champion Charlie)
  • Trainer's Daughter
-- 1915
The Bank (Charlie Detective)
  • Secretary
-- 1915
The Tramp
  • Farmer's Daughter
-- 1915
A Night Out (Champagne Charlie) (Charlie's Drunken Daze) (His Night Out)
  • Actor
-- 1915
Shanghaied, (Charlie Shanghaied)
  • Daughter of the Shipowner
-- 1915
By the Sea (Charlie by the Sea) (Charlie's Day Out)
  • Young Wife
-- 1915
Chaplin Essanay Book 1
  • Actor
--

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