Lon Chaney Sr.

The Man of a Thousand Faces

b. April 1, 1883 – d. August 26, 1930

Lon Chaney stands alone as the master of make up and was Hollywood’s Man of Mystery. He was a gifted actor with a passion for the unfortunate and misunderstood. His unique artistry in make up and gift of pantomime have become legendary. He has frightened and thrilled millions and is recognized as one of filmdom’s brightest stars.

And his light continues to shine.