Biography

James Grover Franciscus (January 31, 1934 – July 8, 1991) was an American actor, known for his roles in feature films and in four television series: Mr. Novak, The Naked City, The Investigators, and Longstreet.

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James Grover Franciscus (January 31, 1934 – July 8, 1991) was an American actor, known for his roles in feature films and in four television series: Mr. Novak, The Naked City, The Investigators, and Longstreet.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 57

Birthday 1934-01-31

Day of Death 1991-07-08

Place of Birth Clayton, Missouri, USA

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Also Known As

  • James Grover Franciscus
  • James Francicus
  • Jim Franciscus

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1985 Secret Weapons as Victor Khudenko
1983 Great Transport as John Mason
1982 Butterfly as Moke Blue
1981 The Last Shark as Peter Benton
1981 Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy as John Fitzgerald Kennedy
1980 Nightkill as Steve Fulton
1980 When Time Ran Out... as Bob Spangler
1979 Killer Fish as Paul Diller
1979 City on Fire as Jimbo
1979 The Concorde Affair as Moses Brody
1978 Puzzle as Harry Scott
1978 The Pirate as Dick Carriage
1978 Good Guys Wear Black as Conrad Morgan
1978 The Greek Tycoon as President James Cassidy
1977 Hunter (12 episodes)
1976 The Amazing Dobermans
1976 One of My Wives Is Missing as Daniel Corban
1975 The Trial of Chaplain Jensen as Chaplain Andrew Jensen
1975 The Dream Makers as Sammy Stone
1973 Jonathan Livingston Seagull as Jonathan Livingston Seagull
1973 Doc Elliot (14 episodes)
1973 Under the Law: The Hitchhike
1972 Ghost Story (1 episode)
1971 Longstreet (22 episodes) as Mike Longstreet as Mike Longstreet
1971 The Cat o' Nine Tails as Carlo Giordani
1970 Night Slaves as Clay Howard
1970 Beneath the Planet of the Apes as Brent
1970 Hell Boats as Lt. Comdr. Jeffords, R.N.V.R.
1969 Marooned as Clayton Stone
1969 The Valley of Gwangi as Tuck
1968 Shadow Over Elveron as Dr. Matthew Tregaskis
1967 Judd for the Defense (1 episode)
1965 The F.B.I. (2 episodes)
1964 Youngblood Hawke as Youngblood Hawke
1963 Mr. Novak (60 episodes) as John Novak
1963 Miracle of the White Stallions as Maj. Hoffman
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1961 The Outsider as Pvt. James B. Sorenson
1961 The Investigators (13 episodes)
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1960 I Passed for White as Rick Leyton
1959 The Twilight Zone (1 episode) as Lt. Mueller
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 The Mugger as Eddie Baxter
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (1 episode)
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (1 episode)
1957 Four Boys and a Gun as Johnny Doyle
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (2 episodes)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 Father Knows Best (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1948 Studio One (3 episodes)

Production

1968 Heidi Producer

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