skip navigation
Fred Clark

Fred Clark

Up
Down

| VIEW ALL

TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here
ADD YOUR COMMENT>

share:

TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (2)

Also Known As: Frederick Leonard Clark Died: December 5, 1968
Born: March 19, 1914 Cause of Death: liver ailment
Birth Place: Lincoln, California, USA Profession: actor

Biography CLOSE THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

Bald, dour character player from the Broadway stage, who first played heavies but soon established himself as a comic actor. Famous for his slow burn, his air of authority and exasperation, Clark often played irrascible businessmen. He also co-starred on TV as pompous neighbor Harry Morton on "The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show" (1951-53).

Bald, dour character player from the Broadway stage, who first played heavies but soon established himself as a comic actor. Famous for his slow burn, his air of authority and exasperation, Clark often played irrascible businessmen. He also co-starred on TV as pompous neighbor Harry Morton on "The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show" (1951-53).

Filmographyclose complete filmography

CAST: (feature film)

2.
3.
 Skidoo (1968) Tower guard
4.
 Eve (1968) John Burke
5.
 War Italian Style (1967) General Zacharias
6.
 The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb (1965) Alexander King
7.
 John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965) Heinous Overreach
8.
 Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (1965) D. J. Pevney
9.
10.
 Sergeant Deadhead (1965) Gen. Rufus Fogg
VIEW THE FULL FILMOGRAPHY

Milestones close milestones

1938:
Broadway debut as actor in "Schoolhouse On the Lot"
1947:
Film debut, "The Unsuspected"
1951:
Co-starred as Harry Morton on "The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show"

Education

Stanford University: Stanford , California -
American Academy of Dramatic Arts: New York , New York -

Companions close complete companion listing

wife:
Benay Venuta. Actor. First wife.
wife:
Gloria Glaser. Second wife.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute