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Grandpa's Genes! Charlie Chaplin's Granddaughter Oona Is A Stunning Beauty And Talented Actress

Date February 21, 2019 17:53

Charlie Chaplin wasn’t just a talented actor, he was one of the greatest in the history of cinema. Even those born after his passing know who he was and appreciate his artistry.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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The actor made sure to spread those artistic genes. He was married four times and had 11 children and 23 grandchildren.

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Many of them also became actors or found themselves in other forms of art, and these include his granddaughter Oona Chaplin.

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Who is Oona Chaplin?

Oona Chaplin is the daughter of Geraldine Leigh Chaplin. Geraldine is the oldest child Charlie had with his fourth wife. Oona was named in honor of her maternal grandma, Oona O’Neill.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Oona has artistic genes running on both sides, as her dad is Patricio Castilla, a cinematographer from Spain.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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She never got to meet her legendary grandfather, as Charlie passed away nine years before she was born. Nevertheless, Oona learned from him and chose the same career path.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Oona graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2007 and set out to make a name for herself. Her family name may have helped, but her talent actually lives up to it!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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What is she best known for?

Oona has appeared in a number of Spanish and British feature films, but she’s best known for her roles on TV shows.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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She played Zilpha Geary on Taboo, a mystery thriller series starring Tom Hardy. Her most memorable role so far is Talisa Maegyr on Game of Thrones.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Speaking about feature film roles, she’s slated to star in James Cameron’s Avatar sequels. We can’t wait to see more of her!

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