Frank C. Turner

Frank C. Turner


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 02-06-1951
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Wainwright, Alberta, Canada
  • Also Known As:

    Frank Turner
    Фрэнк Ч. Тёрнер

  • Popularity: 3.02
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Frank C. Turner is an actor and iconographer born in Wainwright, Alberta and now living in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia. He received his theatrical training at the University of Alberta, graduating in 1975 with a BFA. For the first few years after graduation he acted in theatres across western Canada and Ontario. In 1983 he moved to Vancouver, BC and has worked mainly in film since then. His favourite credits include, Air Bud (1997), Air Bud: Golden Receiver (1998), Air Bud 3 (2000), Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002), The New Addams Family: Addams Family Feud (1999), Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (1995), Cats & Dogs (2001), Snow Dogs (2002) and The Duke (1999). Frank has previously performed the GKC - GBS debate in Calgary, St. Paul, Minnesota, and on Apostle of Common Sense with EWTN. In 1991 he began studying iconography under Vladislav Andreyev. He has completed about 50 icons in the Byzantine tradition for individuals and churches in the Vancouver area. A frequent attendee of the Mount Angel Iconography Institute where he studied with Charles Rohrbacher, Mary Katsilometes, and Cathy Sievers; more recently he studied with Father Gianluca Busi from Bologna, spending six weeks there in 2007. He gives private instruction in iconography. Along with Chris Kielsinki and Michal Janek, Frank was a founding member of Epiphany Sacred Arts Guild, and has served as its president for four years. He also served on the curriculum advisory board of Living Waters College, soon to be opened in Derwent, Alberta.




Year Movie Character
1985 Love Is Never Silent as Mr. Frank
2010 Mea Maxima Culpa as The Master
1981 A War Story as Peter Seed
2018 Woodland as Kohler
1987 A Stranger Waits as Station Attendant
1994 Flinch as Coroner
2000 Christy: Return to Cutter Gap as Ozias Holt
1989 The Fly II as Shepard
1988 The Red Spider as Salvation Army
1987 Stone Fox as Emil Janssen
2015 Accidental Obsession as Bill
2001 Black River as Farmer
1993 Ernest Rides Again as Van Driver
2000 Beautiful Joe as Frank
1994 Incident at Deception Ridge as Homeless Man
2001 By Dawn's Early Light as Doctor
2002 Killer Bees as Skinny Farmer
1995 Johnny's Girl as Bear
2000 High Noon as Station Master
1991 Showdown at Williams Creek as Emaciated Man
1992 Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster as Biologist - State of Alaska
1998 Goldrush: A Real Life Alaskan Adventure as Pratt
1986 The Christmas Star as Sad Sack Santa
2015 My One Christmas Wish as Homeless Man
1992 Shame as Bill Ross
1994 Crackerjack as Oliver Green
2005 Missing in America as Dinky
2007 I Know What I Saw as Photographer
2011 Crash Site as Terrence
2004 Love on the Side as Wilbur
1988 Higher Ground as Jack Simon
1985 Certain Fury as Dimitri
1991 Bingo as Prison Guard
1984 Draw! as Poker Player
1991 Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus as Produce Keeper
1982 Harry Tracy, Desperado as Eddie Hoyt
1996 The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue as Hiram Wingate
1998 Northern Lights as Willard
2005 The Engagement Ring as Abe - Present
1991 And the Sea Will Tell as Kansas Rock
1981 Silence of the North as Young Man
2000 Best Actress as Ralph Spivak, P.I.
1984 Finders Keepers as Elvis, Railway Waiter (uncredited)
2005 Alone in the Dark as Sam Fischer
2001 Air Bud: World Pup as Referee #2
1998 Air Bud: Golden Receiver as Official
1993 Another Stakeout as Unlucky
2020 Sonic the Hedgehog as Crazy Carl
2002 Try Seventeen as Custodian
1988 The People Across the Lake as Eli
1998 Rupert's Land as Hunter
1999 The Duke as Parsnip
1993 Look Who's Talking Now! as Dave
1994 The Diary of Evelyn Lau as Minister in Van
1992 Miles from Nowhere as Dr. Moranis
2000 Navigating the Heart as Alan
2013 Goodnight for Justice: Queen of Hearts as Kempner
2002 Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch as Carlton
2000 MVP: Most Valuable Primate as Bart
1987 Malone as Andy
2002 Snow Dogs as Neely
1988 Shoot to Kill as Crilly
2011 Good Morning, Killer as Willie John Black
1993 Needful Things as Pete Jerzyck
1997 Air Bud as Bailiff
2005 Are We There Yet? as Amish Man
1994 Andre as John Miller
2000 Mr. Rice's Secret as Thin Man
1997 Mr. Magoo as Ralston - Stage Manager
1989 We're No Angels as Shopkeeper
2005 The Big White as Dave
1993 This Boy's Life as Truck Driver
1982 The Grey Fox as Hotel Clerk
2015 The Driftless Area as Vacuum Salesman
1992 Knight Moves as Doctor
2007 Kickin' It Old Skool as Crazy Homeless Man
2001 Cats & Dogs as The Farmer
1989 Family Reunion as Ticket Agent
1989 Dead Bang as Cottonwood Officer
2001 3000 Miles to Graceland as Impound Shop Man
2012 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days as Troop Master Barrett
2011 Spooky Buddies as Sheriff Jim
1989 The Experts as Sheriff
1988 Watchers as Salesclerk
1992 Unforgiven as Fuzzy
1985 The Journey of Natty Gann as Farmer
2007 Hot Rod as Fisherman
1985 Into Thin Air as Motel Manager
1993 Call Of The Wild as Old Timer
2003 Scary Movie 3 as Mr. Meek's Brother
2016 Warcraft as Prison Mage #2
1999 Snow Falling on Cedars as Juror
2009 2012 as Preacher

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