SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) — The oldest person to appear on film was an African woman who lived in Savannah.

Mama Lou was born 1804. She appeared in a silent film titled ‘The Glorious Adventure’.

Lou was 114 years old when she played the role of the mansion’s servant. She recalled when Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation was issued. 

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