Frank Shannon

Highest Rated: 100% Holiday (1938)
Birthday: Invalid date
Birthplace: Not Available
Tall, imposing American actor Frank Shannon made his screen debut in 1913's The Prisoner of Zenda. Shannon then returned to the stage until beckoned back to Hollywood in the early '30s. Though mostly confined to bit roles until his retirement in 1943, Shannon managed to play a few substantial supporting parts, including Captain McTavish in Warner Bros.' Torchy Blaine series. Frank Shannon is most fondly remembered as the brilliant, bearded Dr. Zarkov in the three Flash Gordon serials produced by Universal between 1936 and 1940.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Purple Death from Outer Space Dr. Zarkov 1966
No Score Yet Flash Gordon: Spaceship to the Unknown Actor 1966
No Score Yet Flash Gordon: The Peril from Planet Mongo Actor 1966
No Score Yet A Dangerous Profession Barman 1949
No Score Yet Crack-Up Gateman 1946
No Score Yet The Iron Major Pa Cavanaugh 1943
No Score Yet Federal Fugitives Col. Hammond 1941
No Score Yet Rage in Heaven Workers' Delegate 1941
No Score Yet Rawhide Rangers Captain 1941
88% Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe Actor 1940
83% The Return of Frank James Sheriff Daniels 1940
No Score Yet Union Pacific Old Man 1939
92% You Can't Take It With You Mac 1938
100% Holiday Farmer 1938
No Score Yet Accidents Will Happen Man on Crutches 1938
No Score Yet The Adventurous Blonde Capt. McTavish 1937
No Score Yet Ever Since Eve Desk Sergeant 1937
No Score Yet Affairs of Cappy Ricks Capt. Braddock 1937
No Score Yet The Texas Rangers Stafford 1936
No Score Yet Rocket Ship Dr. Zarkov 1936
No Score Yet The Prisoner of Shark Island Judge Advocate Holt 1936
No Score Yet Black Gold Dan O'Riley 1936
No Score Yet Spaceship to the Unknown Dr. Hans Zarkov 1936
No Score Yet Flash Gordon (Flash Gordon: Space Soldiers) Actor 1936
No Score Yet The Eagle's Brood Mike 1935
No Score Yet G-Men Chief 1935
60% Rasputin and the Empress Prof. Propotkin 1933
No Score Yet Monsieur Beaucaire Badger 1924


No Score Yet Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe


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