Virginia Cherrill

Apr 12, 1908
Carthage, Illinois, USA


With her extraordinary blue eyes and fragile but strong demeanor, it is small wonder that Charles Chaplin saw in Virginia Cherrill the perfect blind flower girl for his last totally silent film, City Lights (1931). He spotted her at a boxing match and, though she was a socialite with no acting experience, was impressed by her ability to feign… More


Virginia Cherrill Videos

Fast Workers
2 minutes 11 seconds
City Lights
20 seconds

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