Franklin Cover worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. Cover's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as the Gregory Peck thrilling mystery "Mirage" (1965), "What's So Bad About Feeling Good?" (1968) with George Peppard and "The Stepford Wives" (1975). He had an early role on the television special "Change at 125th Street" (1973-74). He additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Short Walk to Daylight" (1972-73) and "The Connection" (1972-73). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties, appearing in the crime picture "Wall Street" (1987) with Michael Douglas and the action movie "Spy Trap" (1988) with Jason Kristofer. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Day the Bubble Burst" (1981-82). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Hothouse" (1987-88). Nearing the end of his career, he tackled roles on "ER" (1994-2009) and "New York Daze" (1995-96). He also was featured in the TV movies "A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle" (1993-94) and "Columbo: A Trace of Murder" (1996-97). Cover last acted on "Will & Grace" (1998-2006). Franklin Cover passed away in February 2006 at the age of 78.