Frank C. Turner Biography

Birthday: 1951-06-02
Place of Birth: Wainwright, Alberta Canada
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Wiki Biography: 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 (2001) (V), Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch (2002) (V), "The New Addams Family: Addams Family Feud (#1.58)" (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.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years Unbob Finch 1995
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Silence of the North 1981 Drama
Earth Star Voyager 1988 Action, Adventure, Sci Fi
Shoot to Kill 1988 Action, Adventure, Crime
The Fly II Dr. Shepard 1989
Showdown at Williams Creek Emaciated Man 1991 Drama
Knight Moves 1993 Mystery, Thriller
Needful Things Pete Jerzyck 1993 Crime, Drama, Horror
Crackerjack Oliver Green 1994 Action
The Angel of Pennsylvania Avenue Hiram Wingate 1996 Drama
Air Bud 1997 Comedy, Drama, Family
Goldrush: A Real Life Alaskan Adventure 1998 Adventure
Rupert's Land Hunter 1998
The Duke Parsnip 1999 Comedy, Drama, Family
Beautiful Joe 2000 Drama, Romance, Comedy
Snow Dogs 2002 Adventure, Comedy, Family
Family Reunion 2003
Try Seventeen Custodian 2003 Comedy, Romance, Drama
Love on the Side Wilbur 2004 0
Missing in America 2005
Alone in the Dark Sam Fischer 2005 0, Reality Tv, Game Show, 0
The Engagement Ring 2005 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Crash Site Terrence 2011 Drama, Horror, Thriller