Charles Magnusson

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Charles Magnusson
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Born(1878-01-26)26 January 1878
Gothenburg, Sweden
Died 18 January 1948(1948-01-18) (aged 69)
Stockholm, Sweden
Occupation Film producer
Years active 1907-1923

Charles Magnusson (26 January 1878 18 January 1948) was a Swedish film producer and screenwriter. He produced eleven films between 1907 and 1923. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

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Screenwriter writer who writes for TV, films, comics and games

A screenplay writer, scriptwriter or scenarist, is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media, such as films, television programs and video games, are based.


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