Phyllis Allen

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Phyllis Allen
Getting acquainted.jpg
Clockwise from top: Phyllis Allen, Mack Swain, Charles Chaplin and Mabel Normand in Getting Acquainted (1914)
Born (1861-11-25)November 25, 1861
Staten Island, New York, United States
Died March 26, 1938(1938-03-26) (aged 76)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Actress, comedian, vaudevillian
Years active 1913–1923

Phyllis Allen (November 25, 1861 – March 26, 1938) was an American vaudeville and silent screen comedian who worked with Charles Chaplin, Mabel Normand, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, and Mack Sennett during a film career spanning 74 movies in the decade between 1913 and 1923. Given her rotund size, she was quite similar in appearance to fellow screen comedian Marie Dressler.

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