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Veteran Scottish character actor who appeared in numerous theatre, radio and television productions over a 50 year career but is best remembered as Sgt 'Scotty' Macleod in the classic Australian TV series Division 4 (1969). Frank Taylor was born February 22 1921 at Kirkhill, Coldingham, Berwickshire in Scotland. He was educated at the Edinburgh ... See full bio »

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Division 4 Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
Contrabandits Bill Baker
Hamlet Horatio
Smash Palace Armed Offenders' Squad


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 2006 G-Spot (TV Series)
- Biological Crock (2006) ... Tailor
 1994 Blessing
 1988 The First Kangaroos
 1984 White Man's Legend (TV Movie)
 1983 A Married Man (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Chairman
 1981 Smash Palace
Armed Offenders' Squad
 1980 Arcade (TV Series)
Sam Bennet
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Sam Bennet
 1978 Case for the Defence (TV Series)
Frank Walters
- Second Time Around (1978) ... Frank Walters
 1978 Glenview High (TV Series)
Jim Turner
- The Runaways (1978) ... Jim Turner
 1977 Roses Bloom Twice (TV Movie)
 1977 Say You Want Me (TV Movie)
 1976 King's Men (TV Series)
- Final Curtain. (1976)
 1969-1975 Division 4 (TV Series)
Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
- Today Ends at Dawn (1975) ... Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
- His Word Against Mine (1975) ... Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
- Agnes Triumphant (1975) ... Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
- 1956 and All That (1975) ... Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
- Horrie and Charlie (1975) ... Sgt. Scotty MacLeod
 1968 Rita and Wally (TV Series)
 1968 Contrabandits (TV Series)
Bill Baker
- Double Entry (1968) ... Bill Baker
 1968 Hunter (TV Series)
- A Piece of String (1968) ... White
 1968 My Name's McGooley, What's Yours? (TV Series)
- Change of Gear (1968) ... Vile
- Not Since the Last Decade (1968) ... Vile
- A Very Nasty Case of Er... (1968) ... Vile
 1965-1966 Homicide (TV Series)
Brett Thompson / Geoffrey Short
- The Hostage (1966) ... Brett Thompson
- The Violators (1965) ... Geoffrey Short
 1965 The Affair (TV Movie)
 1965 The Magic Boomerang (TV Series)
- Mother's Day (1965)
 1964 Consider Your Verdict (TV Series)
 1963 Flowering Cherry (TV Movie)
 1963 The Young Victoria (TV Movie)
 1961 Harlequinade (TV Movie)
 1960 Seagulls Over Sorrento (TV Movie)
 1959 Hamlet (TV Movie)
 1959 The Seagull (TV Movie)
Semyon Medvedenko
 1958 Citizen of Westminster (TV Movie)
 1956 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- The Anatomist (1956) ... Paterson
 1956 The Anatomist (TV Movie)
 1955 Wee Geordie (uncredited)
 1954 The Black Rider
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Other Works:

Book: "Barbed Wire and Footlights: Seven Stalags to Freedom". Braunton, Devonshire, UK - Merlin Books Ltd. ISBN: 0863033776

Alternate Names:

Bert Johnson

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As his role as Sgt. Macleod in Division 4 (1969) was mainly confined to the Yarra Central police station's charge counter set, he rarely appeared in exterior scenes, allowing him to live in Sydney and commute to Melbourne for filming three days a week. See more »


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