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William Franklyn (1925–2006)

Actor | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
Top Secret (1961–1962) | The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973) | Cul-De-Sac (1966)
BORN 
Sep 22, 1925 (died Oct 31, 2006)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (23 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The CourtroomThe Courtroom (TV Series) Judge Matthew Johnson (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Hugo Stephenson (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for French and SaundersFrench and Saunders (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Jonathan CreekJonathan Creek (TV Series) Narrator of Banana Commercial (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Jack in the Box (May 17, 1997) Narrator of Banana Commercial (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for London SuiteLondon Suite (TV Movie) Widley  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for LovejoyLovejoy (TV Series) Burgess (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Diana: Her True StoryDiana: Her True Story (TV Movie) Lord Mountbatten  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Upper HandThe Upper Hand (TV Series) Eric (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Moon and SonMoon and Son (TV Series) George Milestone (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for G.B.H.G.B.H. (TV Mini-series) Distinguished Gent (3 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 3
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Charles / Ashley Munroe / James Innes (2 episodes, 1969–1979)  Less 1969–1979 2
  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Himself - Commentator (2 episodes, 1974–1977), Narrator (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1974–1978 3
  • Primary photo for What's on Next?What's on Next? (TV Series) Various (1976-1978)  Less 1976–1978
  • Primary photo for The New AvengersThe New Avengers (TV Series) McKay (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Paradise IslandParadise Island (TV Series) Cuthbert Fulworthy (7 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 7
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  • Primary photo for Whodunnit?Whodunnit? (TV Series) Himself - Panellist (2 episodes, 1975–1976), Voiceover (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 3
  • Primary photo for My Wife Next DoorMy Wife Next Door (TV Series) Willie (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Doctor in ChargeDoctor in Charge (TV Series) Jeremy de Quincy (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for JusticeJustice (TV Series) James Kirby (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The ChampionsThe Champions (TV Series) Hartington (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The AvengersThe Avengers (TV Series) Brinstead / Peter Omrod (2 episodes, 1965–1968)  Less 1965–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Thirty-Minute TheatreThirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) Roy Haines (3 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968 3
  • Primary photo for The BaronThe Baron (TV Series) Kent Jordon (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The TroubleshootersThe Troubleshooters (TV Series) Michael Rennane (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Public EyePublic Eye (TV Series) Kurt Heller (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Tom King (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 2
  • Primary photo for Curtain of FearCurtain of Fear (TV Series) Hans Liebert (6 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964 6
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  • Primary photo for The Dickie Henderson ShowThe Dickie Henderson Show (TV Series) Greg (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Arthur Maxwell / John Hamilton / Paul Lorimer (3 episodes, 1957–1964)  Less 1957–1964 3
  • Primary photo for No Cloak - No DaggerNo Cloak - No Dagger (TV Series) Ian Lambart (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for MaigretMaigret (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Top SecretTop Secret (TV Series) Peter Dallas (26 episodes, 1961–1962), Writer (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 26
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  • Primary photo for International DetectiveInternational Detective (TV Series) Larry Sullivan / Conrad Schneider (2 episodes, 1960–1961)  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for No Wreath for the GeneralNo Wreath for the General (TV Series) Dr. Roger Kenyon (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for On TrialOn Trial (TV Series) W.T. Stead (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for No Hiding PlaceNo Hiding Place (TV Series) Paul Kendon / Jerry Fleming (2 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1960 2
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Larry Dean / Lt. Commander Mark Heyward / Martin Carew (3 episodes, 1959–1960)  Less 1959–1960 3
  • Primary photo for Interpol CallingInterpol Calling (TV Series) Nevil (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Flying DoctorThe Flying Doctor (TV Series) Murphy (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Dick and the DuchessDick and the Duchess (TV Series) Elegant Harry (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • The Club (Oct 12, 1957) Elegant Harry  Less
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) David / Bob Makepeace (2 episodes, 1955–1957)  Less 1955–1957 2
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Sir LancelotThe Adventures of Sir Lancelot (TV Series) Baron Mortaise (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., PresentsDouglas Fairbanks, Jr., Presents (TV Series) Roger Benning / Stanley / David Butler (3 episodes, 1956–1957)  Less 1956–1957 3
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Charlie ChanThe New Adventures of Charlie Chan (TV Series) Richard Dawson / Jack Pearson (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957 2
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) George Lawrence / Hawksley / Bluey (3 episodes, 1955–1956)  Less 1955–1956 3
  • Primary photo for Lilli Palmer TheatreLilli Palmer Theatre (TV Series) Ted Harvey / Donald (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for The Count of Monte CristoThe Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series) Phillipe / Du Broc (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for The Scarlet PimpernelThe Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Series) Jacques Fleury (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956 2
  • Primary photo for Lucky StrikeLucky Strike (TV Movie) Tom Spragge  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Johnny, You're WantedJohnny, You're Wanted (TV Mini-series) Dr. Matthews (3 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953 3
  • Primary photo for Seven Little AustraliansSeven Little Australians (TV Mini-series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Steam Video CompanyThe Steam Video Company (TV Series) Various  Less 1984– 
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2001–2002)  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest TV AdsThe 100 Greatest TV Ads (TV Special) Himself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Washes WhiterWashes Whiter (TV Series) Himself - Narrator (4 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990
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  • Primary photo for Forty MinutesForty Minutes (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (3 episodes, 1973–1982)  Less 1973–1982
  • Primary photo for Looks FamiliarLooks Familiar (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1976–1980)  Less 1976–1980
  • Primary photo for Plasterboard TodayPlasterboard Today (Short) Himself - Commentator  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Those Wonderful TV TimesThose Wonderful TV Times (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1977–1978)  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for MasterspyMasterspy (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Sweepstakes GameThe Sweepstakes Game (TV Series) Himself - Panellist (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
    • Episode #1.9 (Aug 28, 1976) Himself - Panellist  Less
  • Primary photo for Woodland HarvestWoodland Harvest (Short) Himself - Commentator  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SquaresCelebrity Squares (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Panellist (4 episodes, 1973–1974)  Less 1973–1974
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  • Primary photo for It's LuluIt's Lulu (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Morecambe & Wise ShowThe Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for StartopiaStartopia (Video Game) Lead Vocals (voice)  Less 2001

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