Larry Linville

Highest Rated: 86% The Night Stalker (1971)
Birthday: Sep 29, 1939
Birthplace: Not Available
Larry Linville is best known for playing weasel-like Major Frank Burns on the esteemed, long-running series M*A*S*H*. He began his career as a supporting actor in the pilot for the television series Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969) and made his feature-film debut in Jack Lemmon's Kotch (1971). Linville left M*A*S*H in 1977 after appearing on it for five years. Since then he appeared in low-budget films such as Rock and Roll High School Forever (1990) and Body Waves (1991). Linville also continued working on television in series such as Grandpa Goes to Washington (1978-1979) and Herbie the Love Bug (1982) and as a guest star in other series. Linville's stage appearances included a Broadway stint in Travels With My Aunt, though in the '90s, he was more likely to appear in dinner theater.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
No Score Yet Crucible of Empire: The Spanish American War Theodore Roosevelt 1999
No Score Yet Fatal Pursuit Shelby 1998
No Score Yet No Dessert Dad 'til You Mow the Lawn Actor 1994
No Score Yet A Million to Juan Richard Dickerson 1994
No Score Yet Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever McGree 1991
No Score Yet Bodywaves Himmel 1991
No Score Yet C.H.U.D. II Dr. Jewell 1989
66% Earth Girls Are Easy Dr. Bob 1989
No Score Yet Blue Movies Dr. Gladding 1988
No Score Yet School Spirit President Grimshaw 1985
No Score Yet Night Partners Actor 1983
No Score Yet Stepmother Dick Hill 1972
75% Kotch Peter 1971
86% The Night Stalker Makurji 1971

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Murder, She Wrote
1984-1996
Kent Radford Lt. Ames Paige Corbin
  • 1995
  • 1988
  • 1985
86% Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman
1993-1997
Mr. Cleveland
  • 1993
No Score Yet A Different World
1987-1993
Sen. Hutchinson
  • 1992
No Score Yet Night Court
1984-1992
Dr. Byrnes
  • 1991
No Score Yet The Jeffersons
1975-1985
Block
  • 1981
No Score Yet M*A*S*H
1972-1983
Maj. Frank Burns
  • 1981
  • 1978
  • 1977
  • 1976
  • 1975
  • 1974
  • 1973
  • 1972
No Score Yet CHiPs
1977-1983
Carlin
  • 1979
No Score Yet The Rockford Files
1974-1980
Albach
  • 1977
No Score Yet Mission: Impossible
1966-1973
Capt. Gulka Alexi Silensky Col. Leo Orlov
  • 1970
  • 1969
No Score Yet Bonanza
1959-1973
Will Tyler
  • 1969
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
Everett Baker
No Score Yet Marcus Welby, M.D.
1969-1976

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