Frank Overton

Frank Emmons Overton (March 12, 1918 – April 24, 1967) was an American actor.wikipedia
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Walking Distance

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In 1959, he appeared in an episode of The Twilight Zone with Gig Young, called "Walking Distance".

To Kill a Mockingbird (film)

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He played Sheriff Heck Tate in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird.
Rosemary Murphy as a neighbor, Brock Peters as the Negro on trial, and Frank Overton as a troubled sheriff are good as locality characters, too.

The Asphalt Jungle (TV series)

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Overton appeared in an episode of the 1961 ABC series The Asphalt Jungle.

Wild River (film)

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Overton played Major Harvey Stovall in the TV series Twelve O'Clock High, and also played a significant role in the movie Wild River, where he appeared as the jilted fiancé of Lee Remick.
She is also expected to marry Walter Clark (Frank Overton), a businessman in town, but Chuck urges her not to if she doesn't love him.

Twelve O'Clock High (TV series)

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Overton played Major Harvey Stovall in the TV series Twelve O'Clock High, and also played a significant role in the movie Wild River, where he appeared as the jilted fiancé of Lee Remick.

Fail Safe (1964 film)

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In 1964, he played General Bogan in the film Fail-Safe.
The film features performances by actors Henry Fonda, Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau and Frank Overton.

Phyllis Hill

In 1962, Overton married actress Phyllis Hill in Los Angeles.

Desire Under the Elms (film)

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The cast included Sophia Loren as Abbie (known as Anna in the film), Anthony Perkins as Eben, Burl Ives as Ephraim, Frank Overton as Simeon, and Pernell Roberts as Peter.

Posse from Hell

Cole's posse eventually consists of the aged former Army Captain Jeremiah Brown (Robert Keith), who wishes to lead the posse himself in the manner of his long ago Army days; Uncle Billy; Burt Hogan (Frank Overton), who wishes to revenge his brother Burl (Allan Lane) murdered by the four; Jock Wiley (Paul Carr), a young gunhand with no experience, seeking to establish his reputation; Seymour Kern (John Saxon), a bank employee who has just arrived on a special assignment from the New York parent office and is browbeaten into joining, both to look after the bank's missing money and avoid taunts of cowardice from the bank manager (Ray Teal); and Johnny Caddo (Rudolph Acosta), an Indian who merely thinks that joining is "the right thing for a man to do."

Claudelle Inglish

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During the winter, Claudelle makes payments on a trousseau for her wedding at Harley Peasley (Frank Overton) and his wife Ernestine's (Hope Summers) General Store.

The Trip to Bountiful (play)

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This Side of Paradise (Star Trek: The Original Series)

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His last TV role was that of Elias Sandoval in Star Trek's "This Side of Paradise", which originally aired in March 1967, just one month before his death at age 49.

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Frank Emmons Overton (March 12, 1918 – April 24, 1967) was an American actor.

Babylon (village), New York

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Overton was born in Babylon, New York on March 12, 1918.

Broadway theatre

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His Broadway credits include The Desperate Hours (1954), The Trip to Bountiful (1953), Truckline Cafe (1945) and Jacobowsky and the Colonel (1943).

Television show

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Overton appeared in numerous television programs during the early 1950s and through the late 1960s.

The Twilight Zone (1959 TV series)

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In 1959, he appeared in an episode of The Twilight Zone with Gig Young, called "Walking Distance".

The Fugitive (TV series)

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Other TV work included The Fugitive in 1963.

American Broadcasting Company

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Overton appeared in an episode of the 1961 ABC series The Asphalt Jungle.

CBS

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He made two guest appearances on the CBS courtroom drama series Perry Mason in diverse roles.

Perry Mason (TV series)

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He made two guest appearances on the CBS courtroom drama series Perry Mason in diverse roles.

Lee Remick

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Overton played Major Harvey Stovall in the TV series Twelve O'Clock High, and also played a significant role in the movie Wild River, where he appeared as the jilted fiancé of Lee Remick.