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Leo Franklyn (1897–1975)

Leo Franklyn was born on April 7, 1897 in London, England. He was an actor, known for And the Same to You (1960), Nothing Barred (1961) and Splendid Fellows (1934). He died on September 17, 1975 in London. See full bio »

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 1973-1974 Men of Affairs (TV Series)
Harry / The night porter
- Silver Threads (1974) ... Harry
- Near Miss (1973) ... The night porter
 1971 Play for Today (TV Series)
- The Piano (1971) ... Edgar
 1965 Brian Rix Presents: The Brides of March (TV Movie)
Arthur Scudamore
 1962-1963 Dial RIX (TV Series)
Arthur Bates / Bertram's Dad / Mr. Haythorne / ...
- What a Chassis (1963) ... Arthur Bates
- Skin Deep (1963) ... Bertram's Dad
- Come Prancing (1963) ... Mr. Haythorne
- No Plums in the Pudding (1962) ... Jack Robinson
- Nose to Wheel (1962) ... Stan Waring
 1960-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Bertram's Dad / Hemming
- Dial Rix #7: Skin Deep (1963) ... Bertram's Dad
 1961 Nothing Barred
 1961 Make Mine a Double
B.R. Belling
 1960 And the Same to You
Rev. Sydney Mullett
 1958-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Sgt. Albert Blunt / Major George Bone / The Rev. D. Doran
- Brian Rix Presents #5: A Policeman's Lot (1959) ... Sgt. Albert Blunt
- Brian Rix Presents #4: A Cuckoo in the Nest (1958) ... Major George Bone
- Brian Rix Presents #2: Nothing But the Truth (1958) ... The Rev. D. Doran
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series)
The Innkeeper
- Point, Counter Point (1956) ... The Innkeeper
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Jack Forge
- Goodbye Jonah (1956) ... Jack Forge
 1951 The Passing Show (TV Series)
 1939 Come on George!
Bannerman's Trainer (uncredited)
 1938 I've Got a Horse
 1937 Keep Fit
Racing Tough (uncredited)
 1934 Splendid Fellows
Thompson (as Leo Franklin)
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 1961 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Brian Rix (1961) ... Himself

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Other Works:

1959: "Simple Spymen" by John Chapman. Whitehall Theatre, London SW1. Cast list also included; Ray Cooney, Toby Perkins, Charles Cameron, Gerald Andersen, Brian Rix, Shelia Mercier, Larry Noble, Merlyin Roberts, Peter Allenby, Peter Mercier and Andrew Sachs. Directed by Wallace Douglas. See more »

Alternate Names:

Leo Franklin

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British character actor who started his screen career in Australia. On stage from 1916, he appeared predominantly at London's West End in musical comedy and farces, including as a pantomime dame. See more »

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