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Frank Perry


B: April 22, 1925 in Toronto, Ontario

D: September 29. 2009 in Toronto, Ontario

Frank Leslie Perry had a distinguished career as an actor and narrator that spanned over 60 years, including Summer Stock Theatre in Peterborough, Ontario. He was a regular on CBC Radio dramas, including the highly popular Nightfall series. On television he appeared on all the top drama series during the so-called Golden Age of television including the prestigious General Motors Theatre. He also worked as a commercial voice-over announcer. He was 84 when he died in hospital in 2009.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Dorect-to-Video Release

Bush Pilot (1946)

She Stoops to Conquer (TV-1953, General Motors Theatre)
Captain Carvallo (TV-1955, CBC Summer Theatre)
The Third Ear (TV-1955, On Camera)
Pastorale (TV-1955, On Camera)
Macbeth (TV-1955, Folio)
Kingdoms Child (TV-1956, On Camera)
O’Brien (TV-1956, First Performance)
Black of the Moon (TV-1956, First Performance)
Flight Into Danger (TV-1956)
The Case of Posterity Versus Joseph Howe (TV-1956, Folio)
The Devil’s Instrument (TV-1956, Folio)
Shadow of Suspicion (TV-1956, General Motors Theatre)
Kathleen (TV-1956, General Motors Theatre)
Big League Goalie (TV-1957, On Camera)
The Stowaway (TV-1957, On Camera)
Mrs. Rider’s Reubens (TV-1957, On Camera)
Trial Balance (TV-1957, On Camera)
John A. And the Double Wedding (TV-1957, Folio)
Course For Collision (TV-1957, General Motors Theatre)
Socrates (TV-1958, Folio)
The Radioactive Man (TV-1958, General Motors Theatre)
You’ll Be Calling Me Michael (TV-1959, General Motors Theatre)
A Leap in the Dark (TV-1959, General Motors Theatre)
The Last of the Hot Pilots (TV-1959, General Motors Theatre)

The Incredible World of Horace Ford (TV-1960, General Motors Theatre)
The Boarding House (TV-1960, General Motors Theatre)
My Side of the Mountain (1969)

The Sloane Affair (1972)
The Neptune Factor (1973)
The Heatwave Lasted Four Days (1974)
The Case for Barbara Pasons (1978)

The Accident (TV-1983)

Ordinary Magic (1993)

TV Series – Cast:
Street Legal (1987-1994)

The Adventures of Tintin (voice, 1992)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Sunshine Sketches (1952)
The Unforeseen (1958, 1959)
The Wayne amd Shuster Hour (1959, 1953)

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (1960)
First Person (1960)
Heritage (1960, 1962)
Playdate (1961, 1962, 1963)
The Forest Rangers (1963)
Seaway (1966)
Wojeck (1968)
Yesterday and Today (1968)
McQueen (1969)

Dr. Simon Locke (1971, 1972)

Friday the 13th (1987)

Bush Pilot, movie poster reproduction
This 1997 reproduction of the original Bush Pilot Poster was scanned from an original in the Northernstars Collection.