Sydney Chaplin

Sydney Chaplin


Sydney Chaplin, the Broadway actor who won a Tony Award playing opposite Judy Holliday in Bells Are Ringing, and was nominated as Nicky Arnstein in Funny Girl, died March 3, 2009, at his home in Rancho Mirage, CA. He was 82. Longtime family friend Jerry Bodie told The Associated Press that Mr. Chaplin had recently suffered a stroke.

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  • Born: Mar 30, 1926 in London, England
  • Death: Mar 3, 2009 in Rancho Mirage, CA


Theatre World Awards
1957 Theatre World Award Bells Are Ringing Winner
Tony Award
1964 Best Actor in a Musical Funny Girl Nominee
1957 Best Featured Actor in a Musical Bells Are Ringing Winner