* screen adaptation of Peter Pan, he wanted Chaplin to star as the eternal boy as well!Barrie wanted Charlie Chaplin not only to direct the
Imagine what THAT would have been like, eh?
UPDATE: Apparently Chaplin had been born on the 16th and Google started celebrating on the 15th. Go figure. Sorry for trusting them to use his actual date and not re-looking it up. Sigh.
*Word "the" used since it would have been the first live-action screen version of the tale of Peter Pan.
That honor didn't get claimed until 82 years later, by P.J. Hogan.