Frank McRae

Biography

Date of Birth 3 June 1942, Memphis, Tennessee, USA Height 6' 6" (1.98 m) Frank McRae is an American actor and former professional football player. McRae was born in Memphis, Tennessee. McRae graduated from Tennessee State University with a double major in drama and history. He was a defensive tackle for the Chicago Bears in the 1967 NFL season. Among his acting roles are the history teacher, Mr. Teasdale, in Red Dawn, Hazel in Cannery Row, James Bond's friend Sharkey in 1989's Licence to Kill, a shouting police captain in 48 Hrs. (a role he later parodied in The Last Action Hero), the train coachman in Tracks and former professional boxing champion Harry Noble in *batteries not included. He also made an effective pairing with John Candy as two bumbling subordinates; first as two tank soldiers (under an equally bumbling Sgt. Frank Tree played by Dan Aykroyd) in the cult classic 1941 and later as "Walley World" Security Guards in National Lampoon's Vacation . He played Jim, the Mechanic in the movie 'Used Cars'. His most recent role was as a guest star on the television series ER.

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Birth Name

Frank McRae

Birth Place

Memphis, Tennessee, Estados Unidos

Birth Date

3/18/1941

Death Date

4/29/2021
Known For
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Loaded Weapon 1

Captain Doyle

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48 Hrs.

Haden

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Used Cars

Jim, the Mechanic

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Farewell to the King

Sgt. Tenga

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Paradise Alley

Big Glory

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Love's Abiding Joy

Cookie

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The End

Male Nurse

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Cannery Row

Hazel

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Sketch Artist

Milon

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Love's Long Journey

Cookie

Starring In
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Love's Abiding Joy

Cookie

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Love's Long Journey

Cookie

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G-Men From Hell

Lester

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Hijack

Roger Tate

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Houdini

Usher

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One Hell Of A Guy

Moe

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Asteroid

Lloyd Morgan (as Frank Mcrae)

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Lightning Jack

Mr. Doyle

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Last Action Hero

Dekker

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Loaded Weapon 1

Captain Doyle

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Sketch Artist

Milon

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Another 48 Hrs.

Haden (uncredited)

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The Wizard

Spankey

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Lock Up

Eclipse

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Licence to Kill

Sharkey

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License To Kill

Sharkey

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Farewell to the King

Sgt. Tenga

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*batteries not included

Harry Noble

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Red Dawn

Mr. Teasdale

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National Lampoon's Vacation

Grover

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48 Hrs.

Haden

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Cannery Row

Hazel

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Used Cars

Jim, the Mechanic

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Rocky II

Meat Foreman

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1941

Pvt. Ogden Johnson Jones

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Norma Rae

James Brown

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Paradise Alley

Big Glory

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F.I.S.T.

Lincoln Dombrowsky

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The End

Male Nurse

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Pipe Dreams

Moose

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Tracks

Train Coachman

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Hard Times

Hammerman

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Walking Tall 2

Steamer Riley

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Bank Shot

Hermann X

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Dillinger

Reed Youngblood

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Shaft in Africa

Oziot

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Cool Breeze

Barry, Mercer's Servant (uncredited)

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