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Frank Bonner was born on February 28, 1942 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Frank Woodrow Boers Jr. He is an actor and director, known for City Guys (1997), WKRP in Cincinnati (1978) and Fudge (1995). He has been married to Gayle since July 28, 2006. He was previously married to Catherine Sherwood, Lillian Garrett, Mary A. Rings and Sharon Gray. See full bio »

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 2008 Remembering Phil
Motel Clerk
 2004 A Norwegian Lunch (Short)
 2004 Shut Up and Kiss Me!
Harvey Ballister
 2003 A Light in the Forest
 2000 City Guys (TV Series)
- Meet Mr. History (2000) ... Jake
 1998 Motel
 1994-1997 Saved by the Bell: The New Class (TV Series)
Mr. Harrington / Mr. Spalding / Mr. Ed Harrington / ...
- Big Sister Blues (1997) ... Mr. Spalding
- Farewell Dance (1994) ... Mr. Ed Harrington
 1995 The Colony (TV Movie)
Frank Williamson
 1995 The Mommies (TV Series)
- Selling Out (1995) ... Director
 1990 Going Under
Soviet General
 1988 You Can't Hurry Love
Chuck Hayes
 1985-1986 Night Court (TV Series)
Preston Cowdrey / Howie
- Prince of a Guy (1986) ... Preston Cowdrey
 1986 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Earl Fargo
- Murder in the Electric Cathedral (1986) ... Earl Fargo
 1986 Blacke's Magic (TV Series)
Hal Renquist
- Death Goes to the Movies (1986) ... Hal Renquist
 1986 Punky Brewster (TV Series)
Cheapo Chester
- Cherie Lifesaver (1986) ... Cheapo Chester
 1986 The Longshot
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
 1985 George Burns Comedy Week (TV Series)
- Home for Dinner (1985) ... Stu
 1982-1985 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Warren / Officer Baxter
- Police Mamas (1985) ... Warren
- The Chief's Gay Evening (1982) ... Officer Baxter
 1985 Matt Houston (TV Series)
- Death Watch (1985)
 1984 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Brad Daniels
- Deep Cover (1984) ... Brad Daniels
 1984 No Man's Land (TV Movie)
Deputy Thad Prouty
 1984 The Duck Factory (TV Series)
Mel Kemper
- The Annies (1984) ... Mel Kemper
 1984 Legmen (TV Series)
Leo Gibson
- I Shall Be Re-Released (1984) ... Leo Gibson
 1984 Newhart (TV Series)
Mr. Pack
- Kirk Pops the Question (1984) ... Mr. Pack
 1981-1983 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Ben Phillips / Dr. Jonathan Hunt
- Country Blues/Daddy's Little Girl/Jackpot (1981) ... Dr. Jonathan Hunt
 1982 The Facts of Life Goes to Paris (TV Movie)
Garth Kiley
 1981 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Jack Simon
 1979 Sex and the Single Parent (TV Movie)
 1978 Rainbow (TV Movie)
 1977 Man from Atlantis (TV Series)
- C.W. Hyde (1977) ... Bartender
 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
Donny's Father
- The Pawn Shop (1976) ... Donny's Father
 1974-1975 Cannon (TV Series)
Bill / Allecino
- The Victim (1975) ... Bill
- Kelly's Song (1974) ... Allecino
 1975 Las Vegas Lady
 1974 Fer-de-Lance (TV Movie)
 1974 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Jerry (segment "Love and the Extra Job")
 1973 Emergency! (TV Series)
- Body Language (1973) ... Walt
 1973 Hawkins (TV Series)
1st Yankee
- Blood Feud (1973) ... 1st Yankee
 1973 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
- The Confession (1973) ... Johnson
 1973 Little Cigars
Gene - Hotel Bellman (uncredited)
 1972 The Hoax
Clete Dempsey
 1972 Nichols (TV Series)
- About Jesse James (1972) ... Gruber
 1971 Mannix (TV Series)
Hypnotized man
- Catspaw (1971) ... Hypnotized man (uncredited)
 1970 Nancy (TV Series)
- Boys' Night Out (1970) ... Hank
 1970 Equinox
Jim Hudson (as Frank Boers Jr.)
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Appeared in music video for Rheostatics' "The Tarleks". (released 2005) See more »

Alternate Names:

Frank Boers Jr.

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