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Conrad Bain (1923–2013)

Usually sized up as an erudite gent, advice-spouting father or uptight, pompous neighbor, the acting talents of Conrad Bain were best utilized on stage and on TV. Born in Lethbridge, Alberta, on February 4, 1923, Conrad Stafford Bain was a twin son (the other was named Bonar) born to Stafford Harrison Bain, a wholesaler, and Jean Agnes (née Young)... See full bio »

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 1987-1988 Mr. President (TV Series)
Charlie Ross
- Get a Job (1988) ... Charlie Ross
- All About Jean (1988) ... Charlie Ross
- A Royal Send Off (1988) ... Charlie Ross
- Insecurity (1988) ... Charlie Ross
- The Christmas Story (1987) ... Charlie Ross
 1978-1985 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Charles Custers / Leslie Campbell / Les
- A Day in Port (1985) ... Charles Custers
- Instinct/Unmade for Each Other/BOS (1985) ... Leslie Campbell
 1981 Child Bride of Short Creek (TV Movie)
Frank King
 1978 Grandpa Goes to Washington (TV Series)
Robert Green
- Kelley at the Bat (1978) ... Robert Green
 1978 The Waverly Wonders (TV Series)
Tate Sr.
- Tate vs. Tate (1978) ... Tate Sr.
 1975 Twigs (TV Movie)
 1967 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
- Shakedown (1967) ... Manager
 1967 The Borgia Stick (TV Movie)
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series)
District Attorney
- Dead End on Flugel Street (1965) ... District Attorney
 1961 The Defenders (TV Series)
- Gideon's Follies (1961)
 1961 Naked City (TV Series)
- The Day the Island Almost Sank (1961) ... Miller (uncredited)
 1952-1956 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Evans / Dr. Caldwell
- Family Protection (1956) ... Evans
- The Hospital (1952) ... Dr. Caldwell
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Dr. Charles Weldon #1 (1970)
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Stage: Playing Ilya Ilyich Telegin in "Uncle Vanya", on Broadway, 6/4/73-7/28/73. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts where his classmates included actor Charles Durning and comedian Don Rickles. See more »

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