Franklin Cover

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" ... Read more »
Born: 11/20/1928 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Filmography

Actor (23)

TV Guide's Truth Behind the Sitcoms 4 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

In the Heat of the Night 1990 - 1992, 1994 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Mad About You 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Coach 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 1996 (Tv Show)

Actor

New York Daze 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Living Single 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Davis Rules 1991 - 1992 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hothouse 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Spy Trap 1987 (Movie)

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Wall Street 1987 (Movie)

Dan (Actor)

The Jeffersons 1975 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

The Stepford Wives 1975 (Movie)

Ed Wimpiris (Actor)

Change at 125th Street 1973 - 1974 (TV Show)

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Short Walk to Daylight 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

The Connection 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Actor

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? 1968 (Movie)

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Mirage 1965 (Movie)

Group Leader (Actor)

A Woman Called Golda (TV Show)

Actor

Columbo: A Trace of Murder (TV Show)

Actor

Cosmic Slop (TV Show)

Actor

The Day the Bubble Burst (TV Show)

Actor

The Wild West (TV Show)

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Biography

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.

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