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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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Known For

And the Same to You
And the Same to You Rev. Sydney Mullett
Nothing Barred
Splendid Fellows
Splendid Fellows Thompson
The Night We Got the Bird
The Night We Got the Bird Victor Sellars


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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
 1966 Brian Rix Presents: To Dorothy, a Son (TV Movie)
Dr. Bell
 1965 Brian Rix Presents: The Brides of March (TV Movie)
Arthur Scudamore
 1963-1965 Laughter from the Whitehall (TV Series)
Admiral Juddy / George Chuffer / Alfred Tubbe / ...
- Rookery Nook (1965) ... Admiral Juddy
- Simple Spymen (1964) ... George Chuffer
- Dry Rot (1964) ... Alfred Tubbe
- One Wild Oat (1964) ... Charles
- High Temperature (1963) ... Weeks
 1962-1963 Dial RIX (TV Series)
Arthur Bates / Mr. Haythorne / Jack Robinson / ...
- What a Chassis (1963) ... Arthur Bates
- Come Prancing (1963) ... Mr. Haythorne
- No Plums in the Pudding (1962) ... Jack Robinson
- Nose to Wheel (1962) ... Stan Waring
- Round the Bend (1962) ... Sam
 1960-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Bertram's Dad / Police Sgt Albert Blunt / Judge / ...
- Dial Rix #7: Skin Deep (1963) ... Bertram's Dad
- Brian Rix Presents #15: A Clear Case (1962) ... Police Sgt Albert Blunt
- One for the Pot (1962) ... Judge
- Brian Rix Presents #11: A Fair Cop (1961) ... Police Sergeant Albert Blunt
 1961 Nothing Barred
 1961 Make Mine a Double
B.R. Belling
 1960 Brian Rix Presents: Boobs in the Wood (TV Movie)
Algernon Capone
 1960 And the Same to You
Rev. Sydney Mullett
 1956-1959 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Fred Tutt / Photographer / Sgt. Albert Blunt / ...
- Brian Rix Presents #6: Nap Hand (1959) ... Photographer
- Brian Rix Presents #5: A Policeman's Lot (1959) ... Sgt. Albert Blunt
- Brian Rix Presents #3: Wanted - One Body! (1958) ... Mr. Blundell
 1958 Theatre Night (TV Series)
George Chuffer
- Simple Spymen (1958) ... George Chuffer
 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
 1934 Splendid Fellows
Thompson (as Leo Franklin)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Jacques Offenbach and Max Catto's musical, "Can-Can," at the Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Margaret Davison, Charles Dorning, Elizabeth French, Clifford Mollison, and Doreen Duke in the cast. 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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