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Frank Mitchell

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Actor Frank Mitchell appeared on the big screen many times over the course of his Hollywood career. Mitchell's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the drama "The Singing Kid" (1936) with Al Jolson, "Double Alibi" (1940) and "Six Lessons From Madame La Zonga" (1941). He also appeared in "The Luck of the Irish" (1948) with Tyrone Power, "Neptune's Daughter" (1949) with Esther Williams and the Dana Andrews drama "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt" (1956). In the fifties and the eighties, Mitchell devoted his time to various credits, such as "Over-Exposed" (1956), "Some Came Running" with Frank Sinatra (1958) and "Blood Voyage" (1980) starring Laurie Rose. He also worked on "Coal Miner's Daughter" with Sissy Spacek (1980), "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" (1982) and "Explorers" with Ethan Hawke (1985). In the eighties through the nineties, Mitchell lent his talents to projects like "Miracle of the Heart: A Boystown Story" "Harry and the Hendersons" (1987) starring John Lithgow and "Predator" (1987). His credits also expanded to "Old Man Dogs" (1997), "Echoes From the Ancients" (PBS, 1998-99) and "Warrior in Two Worlds" (PBS, 1999-2000). Most recently, Mitchell appeared on "Totally Outrageous -- Love" (ABC, 2000-01).

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