Frank M. Thomas

Frank M. Thomas
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Frank Marion Thomas (July 13, 1889 – November 25, 1989), was an American character actor of stage, screen and television fame. He and his wife, actress Mona Bruns, both lived to 100 years old. He died the day before her 90th birthday; she died 11 years later. Their son was Frankie Thomas Thomas' parents were Jesse and Virginia Thomas. He first appeared on Broadway in 1914. Thomas also played many supporting roles in films from the 1930s through the 1970s. His best-known films were We Who Are About To Die (1937), A Man to Remember (1938), A Shot In the Dark (1941), Desert Trail (1942), and No Place for a Lady (1943). His last screen appearance was in The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976). He performed frequently on television from the 1950s to the 1970s. He was president (Shepherd) of The Lambs (1962-63). His film appearances were so prolific at one point in his career that, in 1937 alone, he appeared in no fewer than 21 films.
Name Frank M. Thomas
Also Known As Frank Thomas, Frank Thomas Sr.
Birthday 1889-07-13
Deathday 1989-11-25
Gender Male
IMDB Frank M. Thomas profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
As: Col. John Shaw
1939-04-14
They Made Her a Spy...
As: Judge Alvin Kirby
1942-04-01
Sunset on the Desert...
As: Police Chief Gordon
1939-04-28
The Rookie Cop...
As: Ed Tasker
1939-11-17
Saga of Death Valley...
As: August Huston
1941-01-28
Arkansas Judge...
As: Frank Gannon
1941-01-06
Wyoming Wildcat...
As: District Attorney Al
1939-01-10
The Mysterious Miss ...
As: Bradford
1937-01-29
Racing Lady...
As: Rocky Sanders
1937-11-18
Danger Patrol...
As: Phillip Browning
1936-10-02
Mummy's Boys...
As: Banker Bromfield (as
1941-11-12
Sierra Sue...
As: Capt. H.T. Daley (as
1942-05-07
A Desperate Chance f...
As: William Walker
1937-01-29
Criminal Lawyer...
As: Calvin Pritchard
1940-04-25
Shooting High...
As: Banks
1936-12-04
Wanted: Jane Turner...
As: Insp. Mallory
1937-03-05
Don't Tell the Wife...
As: Police Lt. Bond
1937-04-30
You Can't Buy Luck...
As: Doc
1939-03-04
Secret Service of th...
As: Naylor
1937-05-14
Behind The Headlines...
As: Superintendent - Chi
1939-08-04
They All Come Out...
As: Barney Lott
1937-06-04
Meet the Missus...
As: Sam Ransome
1937-10-22
Breakfast for Two...
As: Detective
1937-02-05
They Wanted to Marry...
As: Jeff Plummer
1937-09-24
Forty Naughty Girls...
As: Jode Harkness
1938-10-14
A Man to Remember...
As: Alf Edwards
1936-07-27
M'Liss...
As: Mr. Roberts
1937-04-02
The Man Who Found Hi...
As: A.C. Murdock
1937-07-23
The Big Shot...
As: Captain Williams
1937-03-12
China Passage...
As: John Taylor
1936-08-07
Grand Jury...
As: Headwaiter
1938-02-25
Night Spot...
As: Thomas Redwine
1938-07-08
Crime Ring...
As: Attorney Pierce
1936-09-18
Don't Turn 'em Loose...
As: Clifford Sheldon
1942-09-14
Sunset Serenade...
As: Prosecutor Mr. Van C
1937-02-12
We're on the Jury...
As: Lt. Stevens
1939-03-21
Society Lawyer...
As: Attorney for Mr. Phi
1934-10-26
Wednesday's Child...
As: Dist. Atty. G.H. Bla
1939-01-06
Disbarred...
As: Detective Decker
1938-01-07
Crashing Hollywood...
As: Webley
1943-02-11
No Place for a Lady...
As: District Attorney
1939-10-16
Scandal Sheet...
As: Police Captain Garga
1938-05-06
Law of the Underworl...
As: 'Mac' McCarthy
1938-03-03
Maid's Night Out...
As: Jim Clark
1937-12-10
Quick Money...
As: Charlie
1938-01-14
Everybody's Doing It...
As: Burke
1940-12-25
Chad Hanna...
As: Jim Nixon
1939-01-13
Burn 'Em Up O'Connor...
As: Coach Hammond
1938-10-07
Mr. Doodle Kicks Off...
As: Joe Nye
1941-01-23
Life with Henry...
As: M.L. Carter
1937-01-08
We Who Are About to ...
As: Police Chief
1938-04-22
Go Chase Yourself...
As: Doctor
1939-06-30
Bachelor Mother...
As: Klein
1941-04-05
A Shot in the Dark...
As: Hubert Crum
1940-09-27
Brigham Young...
As: Maj. Lowden
1942-09-01
Apache Trail...
As: Reynolds
1941-08-02
Three Sons o' Guns...
As: Prison Warden
1940-03-14
Women Without Names...
As: Reeves
1939-12-08
Two Thoroughbreds...
As: Ralph Bryan
1941-12-24
Dangerously They Liv...
As: Larson
1938-05-20
Blind Alibi...
As: Frisbee
1942-04-29
The Great Man's Lady...
As: Dr. Jepson
1942-03-26
Reap the Wild Wind...
As: Postmaster
1936-05-08
Special Investigator...
As: Arthur Trueman
1936-10-22
Without Orders...
As: Officer Collins
1937-11-07
High Flyers...
As: Prosecutor
1938-06-03
The Saint in New Yor...
As: Arthur
1938-05-06
Joy of Living...
As: Official
1940-05-24
Lillian Russell...
As: Coach
1936-10-09
The Big Game...
As: Railroad Official
1937-04-09
The Soldier and the ...
As: Veterinarian
1940-07-19
Maryland...
As: Politician
1939-11-26
Geronimo...
As: History Teacher
1940-01-26
High School...
As: Dr. Black
1939-10-04
$1,000 a Touchdown...
As: Judge Wend
1938-08-08
Smashing the Rackets...
As: Publisher
1940-01-13
City of Chance...
As: Bert
1939-01-27
Idiot's Delight...
As: Bill Keenan - Editor
1942-04-01
Obliging Young Lady...
As: Tweed - Chicago Busi
1942-01-31
Wild Bill Hickok Rid...
As: Hendricks
1939-10-19
Mr. Smith Goes to Wa...
As: Unknown
1949-09-01
Martin Kane, Private...
As: Unknown
1951-12-24
Hallmark Hall of Fam...
As: Unknown
1948-10-03
The Philco Televisio...
As: Unknown
1950-01-30
Robert Montgomery Pr...
As: Unknown
1949-07-19
Lights Out...