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Lon Chaney, Jr.

Lon Chaney, Jr. (February 10, 1906 - July 12, 1973) was an American character actor, well-known mainly for his roles in monster movies and as the son of his better-known father, Lon Chaney. He was born Creighton Tull Chaney, and was first credited as "Lon Chaney, Jr." in 1935, as a studio marketing ploy.

Chaney was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and died in San Clemente, California. Chaney worked hard to avoid his father's shadow. He worked menial jobs in order to make his own way. But he also studied makeup under his father. He did not take any movie roles until after his father's death. His first movie was an uncredited role in the 1932 film Girl Crazy. He did not achieve stardom until the 1939 feature film version of Of Mice and Men, in which he played Lennie Small.

In 1941 he starred in the title role of The Wolf Man, the characterization which would be his stereotypical role for the rest of his life. He maintained a strong career in horror movies, playing all four of the classic horror roles -- the Wolf Man, Frankenstein's monster in The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), The Mummy in The Mummy's Tomb (1942) and (the son of) Dracula in Son of Dracula (1943). He achieved immortality by appearing on one of a series of United States postage stamps portraying movie monsters, as the Wolf Man, in 1977.


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He achieved immortality by appearing on one of a series of United States postage stamps portraying movie monsters, as the Wolf Man, in 1977. He grew up next door to Zinn. He maintained a strong career in horror movies, playing all four of the classic horror roles -- the Wolf Man, Frankenstein's monster in The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942), The Mummy in The Mummy's Tomb (1942) and (the son of) Dracula in Son of Dracula (1943). Damon also produced an audiobook, reading Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States. In 1941 he starred in the title role of The Wolf Man, the characterization which would be his stereotypical role for the rest of his life. In 2004 his uncle became the oldest person at 70 years old to swim the English Channel. He did not achieve stardom until the 1939 feature film version of Of Mice and Men, in which he played Lennie Small. He founded Project Greenlight with Affleck to find and fund worthwhile film projects from novice filmmakers.

His first movie was an uncredited role in the 1932 film Girl Crazy. He was also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for the same film. He did not take any movie roles until after his father's death. He shares an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay with his friend Ben Affleck for the movie Good Will Hunting. But he also studied makeup under his father. He was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He worked menial jobs in order to make his own way. Matt Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American film actor.

Chaney worked hard to avoid his father's shadow. Chasing Amy. Chaney was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and died in San Clemente, California. Finding Forrester. He was born Creighton Tull Chaney, and was first credited as "Lon Chaney, Jr." in 1935, as a studio marketing ploy. Eurotrip. Lon Chaney, Jr. (February 10, 1906 - July 12, 1973) was an American character actor, well-known mainly for his roles in monster movies and as the son of his better-known father, Lon Chaney. Mystic Pizza (1988).

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Rounders (1998). Saving Private Ryan (1998). Dogma (1999). Ripley (1999).

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Gerry (2002). Stuck On You (2003). Jersey Girl (2004). The Bourne Supremacy (2004).

Ocean's Twelve (2004). Syriana (2004). The Brother's Grimm (2005). The Departed (2006).

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