After Sophia was offered the role in the film, Chaplin showed up at her home with flowers and the script. As was usual, Chaplin acted out every part for her; she was “captivated”, and would have played the role “if what he was reading were the London telephone directory”.
With Margaret Rutherford on the set of A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG
Photos from the London premiere of Chaplin's final film, A Countess From Hong Kong, January 5th, 196...
Charlie celebrating his 77th birthday on the set of A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG
Ten-year-old Melanie Griffith on the set of A COUNTESS FROM HONG KONG (1967)