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Franz Russell (1937–2008)

Franz Russell was born on May 31, 1937 in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor, known for Huckleberry Finn and His Friends (1979), The Beachcombers (1972) and Agency (1980). He was married to Robin Douglas. He died on June 8, 2008 in Savannah, Georgia, USA. See full bio »


(age 71) in Savannah, Georgia, USA

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The Beachcombers
The Beachcombers The Collector / Volcano Tantalides
Agency George Millar
Change of Mind
Change of Mind Mayor Farrell


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 1980 Huckleberry Finn and His Friends (TV Series)
Mr. Carling
- Muff Potter's Trial (1980) ... Mr. Carling
- Mystery at Midnight (1980) ... Mr. Carling
 1980 Agency
George Millar
 1974-1979 The Beachcombers (TV Series)
The Collector / Volcano Tantalides
- The Singing Death Man (1979) ... The Collector
- Songwriters (1979)
- In the Still of the Night (1975) ... Volcano Tantalides
 1978 Who'll Save Our Children? (TV Movie)
Oscar Taylor
 1977 Escape Under Sail
Narrator (voice)
 1976 Our Man Flint: Dead on Target (TV Movie)
 1975 Journey Into Fear
Greek Orthodox Priest
 1974 Sunday in the Country
 1973 Paperback Hero
Big Ed
 1970 The Trouble with Tracy (TV Series)
Paul Sherwood
 1969 Change of Mind
Mayor Farrell
 1968 Wojeck (TV Series)
 1968 Upside Town/Swingaround (TV Series)
Town Councillor
 1967 Barney Boomer (TV Series)
Councillor Edgar Q. Russell
 1966 Seaway (TV Series)
Patterson / Russian Mike
- Maria (1966) ... Patterson
- The Wharf Rat (1966) ... Russian Mike

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