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The day Chaplin came to Augusta

...of the most popular figures in the history of motion pictures. In 1918, Charlie Chaplin, by then an accomplished comic actor and one of the first stars to emerge from Hollywood, assumed control of his own productions at First National Pictures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/17/op_195345.shtml
Opinion columns
Publicity leaves little left to know about 'Superbad'

...heading off to college and hopes his newfound connection with cool-girl Jules will do the trick. Up-and-coming comic actor Mr. Hill has a great energy about him and he's had a solid few years as a regular member of Mr. Apatow's troupe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/16/mov_139809.shtml
Movies
TV Lookout

...Sunday: After nearly a decade, "Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam" returns to HBO with nine new half-hours hosted by comic actor Mike Epps. Ahead on this series (which originally aired from 1992 to '97) are veterans including D.L. Hughley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/11/tel_95751.shtml
Television
'Lost' named best drama series, 'Everybody Loves Raymond' top comedy at Emmy Awards

...honored as best actor in a miniseries or movie for "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers," HBO's dramatic take on the comic actor which also claimed writing and directing awards. S. Epatha Merkerson was named best actress in a miniseries or movie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/19/ent_2895.shtml
Things to Do
In memoriam: 2004 deaths

...failure. Alan King, 76. Witty comedian, known for tirades against everyday suburban life. May 9. Tony Randall, 84. Comic actor; the fastidious Felix Unger in "The Odd Couple." May 17. Ray Charles, 73. Transcendent talent who erased musical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/26/nat_438190.shtml
National
People in the News

...directed "Election" in 1999 and "About Schmidt" in 2002. All three movies were filmed in Nebraska. --- HONG KONG - Comic actor and director Stephen Chow says his biggest influence was Charlie Chaplin, a newspaper reported Sunday. Chow co-wrote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/20/ent_437625.shtml
Things to Do
Oscar predictions: Rings, Penn, Theron and more

...last fall's "21 Grams" is fresh in people's minds, giving him an extra boost. Murray, one of the finest modern comic actors, does have a shot for a performance brimming with world-weary charm. BEST ACTRESS Nominees: Keisha Castle-Hughes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/25/mov_405787.shtml
Movies
Kutcher goes dark and dramatic with 'Butterfly Effect'

...when we left his house thinking, well, we feel a little stupid now. I think we found our guy." The acting chops of comic actors often go overlooked, Kutcher said. "I think people really underestimate the difficulty of comedy," Kutcher said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/21/mov_401799.shtml
Movies
Actor 'Bounces' back to 'Phantom' after the musical collapses

...York's East Village. Loosely based on Puccini's opera "La Boheme." Nederlander. Ticketmaster. -"Sexaholix." Comic actor John Leguizamo returns in his one-man show. Broadway. Telecharge. Closes Dec. 7. -"Taboo." The 1980s London...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/01/art_387198.shtml
Arts
Neil Patrick Harris to play two roles in 'Assassins'

...York's East Village. Loosely based on Puccini's opera "La Boheme." Nederlander. Ticketmaster. -"Sexaholix." Comic actor John Leguizamo returns in his one-man show. Broadway. Telecharge. Closes Dec. 7. -"Six Dance Lessons in Six...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/24/art_394840.shtml
Arts