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Franklin Cover (1928–2006)


Franklin Cover was born on November 20, 1928 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Franklin Edward Cover. He was an actor, known for The Jeffersons (1975), Wall Street (1987) and Almost Heroes (1998). He was married to Mary Bradford Stone. He died on February 5, 2006 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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 1998 Mad About You (TV Series)
Yankee Infielder
- The 2nd Mrs. Buchman (1998) ... Yankee Infielder
 1997 Columbo (TV Series)
Harry Jenkins
- A Trace of Murder (1997) ... Harry Jenkins
 1996 New York Daze (TV Series)
Professor Skaggs
- Eric's Book (1996) ... Professor Skaggs
 1996 Coach (TV Series)
Gunnar
- Luther Get Your Gun (1996) ... Gunnar
 1994 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
General Vreeland
- Harley's Holiday (1994) ... General Vreeland (voice, as Frank Cover)
 1994 Living Single (TV Series)
Professor Fletcher
- School Daze (1994) ... Professor Fletcher
 1994 ER (TV Series)
Mr. Thurnhurst
- Day One (1994) ... Mr. Thurnhurst
 1992 Brain Donors
Doctor
 1992 Davis Rules (TV Series)
Captain
- Gunny's Ex (1992) ... Captain
 1991 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
Mr. Campbell / Mr. Kimball
- Ms. Mom (1991) ... Mr. Kimball
 1991 They Came from Outer Space (TV Series)
Mr. Renick
- Cozy Cove (1991) ... Mr. Renick
 1988 Zits
FBI Chief
 1988 Hothouse (TV Series)
Sheriff Joe Gates
- The Good Family (1988) ... Sheriff Joe Gates
 1988 227 (TV Series)
Albert Blotchbinder
- The Butler Did It (1988) ... Albert Blotchbinder
 1987 Wall Street
Dan
 1985 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Marvin Brown
 1974 Change at 125th Street (TV Movie) (as Frank Cover)
 1973 The Connection (TV Movie)
Lee Harris
 1972 Between Time and Timbuktu (TV Movie)
Col. Donald 'Tex' Pirandello
 1972 Short Walk to Daylight (TV Movie)
Conductor
 1968 What's So Bad About Feeling Good?
Medical Expert (uncredited)
 1967-1968 N.Y.P.D. (TV Series)
Pepper / The Captain
- The Patriots (1968) ... Pepper
- Fast Gun (1967) ... The Captain
 1967 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Police Officer / Police Officer Callahan
- The Honeymooners: Flushing Ho! (1967) ... Police Officer Callahan
 1965 Mirage
Group Leader (as Franklin E. Cover)
 1962 Naked City (TV Series)
Steelworker
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Other Works:

A Warm Body (1967). See more »

Alternate Names:

Franklin E. Cover | Frank Cover

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Cover attended Denison University, graduating in 1951. He was one of 12 members of the Denison Players, a troupe who acted as an exchange group first around the United Kingdom in the summer of 1953, and then around U.S. military bases in Europe and East Asia from 1954 to 1958. See more »

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