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Frankie Thomas

( b. Apr 09, 1921 New York, New York, USA - d. May 11, 2006 Los Angeles, California, USA ) Male
Also known as: Frank M. Thomas, Jr.
Frank Thomas, Jr.
Relations: Son of Frank M. Thomas
Son of Mona Bruns

Frankie Thomas appeared in 35 movies, including "A Dog of Flanders", "Tim Tyler's Luck" (as Tim Tyler), "Boys Town", and "The Major and the Minor" and many Nancy Drew movies with Bonita Granville.

During World War II, he spent five years in the Navy. When he returned to New York after his tour of duty, he worked steadily in radio, doing over 1500 shows. As dramatic radio waned, Frankie switched moved into the world of television. He did guest appearances on all the shows of the period including "Studio One" and the first five-days-a-week soap opera "A Woman to Remember".

It was his stage work and his experience in a daily show that Frankie believed helped him get the lead in "Tom Corbett, Space Cadet" in 1950.

Not long after the end of the "Tom Corbett" series, Frankie left the world of acting to teach bridge.

ProductionsDate of Productions
Your Loving Son
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Frankie Thomas [Joshua Winslow, Jr.]
Apr 04, 1941 - Apr 05, 1941
Seen But Not Heard
[Play, Comedy, Original]
  • Performer: Frankie Thomas [Duke Winthrop]
Sep 17, 1936 - Nov 1936
Remember the Day
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Frankie Thomas [Dewey Roberts]
Sep 25, 1935 - Jan 1936
The First Legion
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Frankie Thomas [Jimmie Magee]
Oct 01, 1934 - Jan 05, 1935
Wednesday's Child
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Frank Thomas, Jr. [Bobby Phillips]
Jan 16, 1934 - Mar 1934
Thunder on the Left
[Play, Fantasy, Original]
  • Performer: Frank Thomas, Jr. [Martin in Play]
Oct 31, 1933 - Nov 1933
Little Ol' Boy
[Play, Drama, Original]
  • Performer: Frank M. Thomas, Jr. [Possum]
Apr 24, 1933 - May 1933
Carry Nation
[Play, Original]
  • Performer: Frank Thomas, Jr. [Kiowan Youth]
Oct 29, 1932 - Nov 1932
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