Frank Chase

Frank Chase was a big screen film actor known for powerful performances. Chase's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Jeff Chandler action film "Red Ball Express" (1952), the action ... Read more »
Born: 02/22/1923

Filmography

Actor (11)

Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman 1958 (Movie)

Charlie (Actor)

Ride a Crooked Trail 1958 (Movie)

Deputy Ben (Actor)

Beginning of the End 1957 (Movie)

4th Soldier (Actor)

Joe Butterfly 1957 (Movie)

Chief Yeoman Saul Bernheim (Actor)

Night Passage 1957 (Movie)

Trinidad (Actor)

Man Without a Star 1955 (Movie)

Little Waco (Actor)

Saskatchewan 1954 (Movie)

Keller (Actor)

Red Ball Express 1952 (Movie)

Pvt. Higgins (Actor)

Bend of the River (Movie)

Wasco (Actor)

Thunder Bay (Movie)

Radio Technician (Actor)

Winchester '73 (Movie)

Cavalryman (Actor)
Writer (3)

Branded 1964 - 1966 (TV Show)

Writer

Sullivan's Empire 1966 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Route 66 1960 - 1964 (TV Show)

Writer

Biography

Frank Chase was a big screen film actor known for powerful performances. Chase's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the Jeff Chandler action film "Red Ball Express" (1952), the action picture "Saskatchewan" (1954) with Alan Ladd and "Man Without a Star" (1955) with Kirk Douglas. He also appeared in the Peggie Castle drama "Beginning of the End" (1957). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the comedy adaptation "Joe Butterfly" (1957) with Burgess Meredith, the James Stewart western "Night Passage" (1957) and the horror flick "Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman" (1958) with Allison Hayes. He also appeared in "Ride a Crooked Trail" (1958). During the latter half of his career, Chase shifted to television work, penning scripts for "Bonanza" (1959-1973), "Route 66" (CBS, 1960-64) and "Branded" (NBC, 1964-66). Chase more recently wrote the Martin Milner adventure "Sullivan's Empire" (1967).

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