James T. Kelley

James T. Kelley (10 July 1854 – 12 November 1933) was an Irish-born American silent film actor.

James T. Kelley
Among Those Present 1921.jpg
Kelley in Among Those Present, 1921
Born(1854-07-10)10 July 1854
Died12 November 1933(1933-11-12) (aged 79)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Kelley was born on 10 July 1854 in Castlebar, Co. Mayo, Ireland.[1] Kelley acted with Charlie Chaplin at Essanay Studios in Los Angeles from 1915, and continued with him at Mutual.[2] His later work included Universal and Hal Roach.[1]

Kelley died on 12 November 1933 in Los Angeles, California.

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  1. ^ a b "Staff Directory". Essanay Studios. Archived from the original on 11 February 2015. Retrieved 7 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Stars of Slapstick #189: James T. Kelley". Travalanche. 10 July 2014. Retrieved 5 January 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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