Franklin Ruehl

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Instructions Not Included (2013) | Weird TV (2003) | Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain (2011)
AKA 
Franklin Ruehl Ph.D. | Franklin Rirvehl | Dr. Franklin Ruehl | Dr. Ruehl  Less

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (46 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (38 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for 40 Hours40 Hours (TV Movie) Pops  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Tattoo NightmaresTattoo Nightmares (TV Series) Shoe Store Owner ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for ShamelessShameless (TV Series) Mr. Jenkins - Cornea Patient / Mr. Teshegian / Tourist ( 3 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 3
    • Emily (Mar 30, 2014) Mr. Jenkins - Cornea Patient (uncredited)  Less
    • Iron City (Feb 16, 2014) Mr. Teshegian (uncredited)  Less
    • El Gran Cañon (Jan 13, 2013) Tourist (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Average JoeAverage Joe (TV Series) Frank ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Second ChancesSecond Chances (TV Movie) Rejected Prospective Room Renter (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Numbers GameThe Numbers Game (TV Series) Professor at Chalkboard ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for The FlipsideThe Flipside (TV Series) TV Viewer ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Diner ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Wedding BandWedding Band (TV Series) Misfit  Less 2012–2013
  • Primary photo for Professor WeirdProfessor Weird (TV Series) Host  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for LuckLuck (TV Series) Bus Passenger ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Home InvasionHome Invasion (TV Movie) Patient (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 1000 Ways to Die1000 Ways to Die (TV Series) Elderly Student Driver / Elderly Resident / Cryptozoologist ( 4 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2011 4
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  • Primary photo for Good Luck CharlieGood Luck Charlie (TV Series) Exterminator ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Termite Queen (Aug 21, 2011) Exterminator (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Friends with BenefitsFriends with Benefits (TV Series) Basketball Game Attendee ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for James Ellroy's L.A.: City of DemonsJames Ellroy's L.A.: City of Demons (TV Series) Barber ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Kill SpinKill Spin (TV Series) Ping Pong Parlor Habitue ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • A Game of Inches (Dec 16, 2010) Ping Pong Parlor Habitue (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Fred: The MovieFred: The Movie (TV Movie) Bus Passenger (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Party DownParty Down (TV Series) Wedding DJ ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Diner Patron ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Lost and Found (May 25, 2010) Diner Patron (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sons of TucsonSons of Tucson (TV Series) Bum ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for DollhouseDollhouse (TV Series) Rabbit Man ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • The Attic (Dec 18, 2009) Rabbit Man (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Dollhouse Guy ( 2 episodes, 2004–2009 )  Less 2004–2009 2
  • Primary photo for Trivial Pursuit: America PlaysTrivial Pursuit: America Plays (TV Series) Questioner ( 3 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 3
  • Primary photo for The Juice BoxThe Juice Box (TV Series) Goat Farmer ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Crisis PointCrisis Point (TV Series) Pawnbroker chasing robbers ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Flavor of LoveFlavor of Love (TV Series) Professor ( 3 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 3
  • Primary photo for JerichoJericho (TV Series) Townsman ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Ghost WhispererGhost Whisperer (TV Series) Church Ghost ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for It's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaIt's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) Father McPoyle ( 2 episodes, 2005–2007 )  Less 2005–2007 2
  • Primary photo for Mad MenMad Men (TV Series) Beatnik ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Babylon (Aug 23, 2007) Beatnik (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sunset TanSunset Tan (TV Series) Franklin / Cadaver ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for Tom Green Live!Tom Green Live! (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Nick Cannon Presents: Short CircuitzNick Cannon Presents: Short Circuitz (TV Series) Ugly Billy ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for The Michael Jackson TrialThe Michael Jackson Trial (TV Series) Courtroom audience member ( 2 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 2
  • Primary photo for ALF's Hit Talk ShowALF's Hit Talk Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Weird TVWeird TV (TV Series) Weird Talent  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for Mysteries from Beyond the Other DominionMysteries from Beyond the Other Dominion (TV Series) Himself - Host, Producer, Writer  Less 1992–1993
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Time OutTime Out (TV Mini-series) Himself - Guest  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for KTLA Morning NewsKTLA Morning News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Ancient AliensAncient Aliens (TV Series) Himself - Cryptozoologist / Himself - Theoretical Physicist ( 4 episodes, 2011–2014 )  Less 2011–2014
    • The Reptilians (Jul 25, 2014) Himself - Cryptozoologist (as Franklin Ruehl Ph.D.)  Less
    • Aliens and Dinosaurs (May 4, 2012) Himself - Theoretical Physicist (as Franklin Ruehl Ph.D.)  Less
    • Aliens and Bigfoot (Mar 23, 2012) Himself - Cryptozoologist (as Franklin Ruehl Ph.D.)  Less
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  • Primary photo for America's Book of SecretsAmerica's Book of Secrets (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Conspiracy Theory with Jesse VenturaConspiracy Theory with Jesse Ventura (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Kevin Hart: Laugh at My PainKevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain Security Guard  Less 2011 $7.7MM / $7.7MM
  • Primary photo for L.A. ParanormalL.A. Paranormal Himself  Less 2011 $200K
  • Primary photo for 1000 Ways to Die1000 Ways to Die (TV Series) Himself - Thanatologist / Himself - Deathologist / Himself - Conspiracy Expert ( 3 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010
    • Dead on Dead (Feb 24, 2010) Himself - Thanatologist (as Dr. Franklin Ruehl)  Less
    • Gratefully Dead (Jan 13, 2010) Himself - Deathologist (as Dr. Franklin Ruehl)  Less
    • Putting a Happy Face on Death (Dec 30, 2009) Himself - Conspiracy Expert (as Dr. Franklin Ruehl)  Less
  • Primary photo for America's Got TalentAmerica's Got Talent (TV Series) Straw-in-Potato Performer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
    • Auditions in LA (Jul 22, 2009) Straw-in-Potato Performer  Less
  • Primary photo for True BeautyTrue Beauty (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The SoupThe Soup (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1999–2009 )  Less 1999–2009
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  • Primary photo for The Gong Show with Dave AttellThe Gong Show with Dave Attell (TV Series) Himself - Contestant ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode #1.6 (Sep 4, 2008) Himself - Contestant  Less
  • Primary photo for 100 höjdare100 höjdare (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Gene Simmons: Family JewelsGene Simmons: Family Jewels (TV Series) Speed dater / Himself ( 2 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007
  • Primary photo for Tom Green Live!Tom Green Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for IdentityIdentity (TV Series) Himself - Stranger ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 9 on the Town9 on the Town (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 2004–2005 )  Less 2004–2005
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  • Primary photo for Best Week EverBest Week Ever (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for A Current AffairA Current Affair (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005
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  • Primary photo for X-TestersX-Testers (TV Series) Himself  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The New Tom Green ShowThe New Tom Green Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Moral CourtMoral Court (TV Series) Witness ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The People VersusThe People Versus (TV Series) Himself - Ufologist ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
    • Episode #1.1 (Aug 13, 2000) Himself - Ufologist  Less
  • Primary photo for The Martin Short ShowThe Martin Short Show (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Roseanne ShowThe Roseanne Show (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Strange Universe: Aliens Are Here!Strange Universe: Aliens Are Here! (Video) Self  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Strange Universe: Aliens Are ProofStrange Universe: Aliens Are Proof (Video) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Strange UniverseStrange Universe (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Weird TVWeird TV (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Access AmericaAccess America (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Jenny JonesJenny Jones (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
    • UFOs (Sep 23, 1991) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for The Phil Donahue ShowThe Phil Donahue Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Pat Sajak ShowThe Pat Sajak Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 5 episodes, 1989–1990 )  Less 1989–1990
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  • Primary photo for After HoursAfter Hours (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Camp MidniteCamp Midnite (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
    • UFOs & ETs (Apr 28, 1989) Himself - Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Mid-Morning L.A.Mid-Morning L.A. (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors ShowThe Jim Nabors Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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