Carl Franklin

Carl Franklin

Carl Franklin  American Actor


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Carl Franklin was previously married to Honey Rufner (1973 - 1981) and Jesse B'Franklin (2000).


Carl Franklin is a 69 year old American Actor. Born Carl Michael Franklin on 11th April, 1949 in Richmond, California, USA, he is famous for Devil in a Blue Dress. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Carl Franklin has been in an on-screen matchup with BernNadette Stanis in Good Times (1974).

Carl Franklin is a member of the following lists: African-American television producers, American male screenwriters and African-American male actors.


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Married2 18 years, 5 months 13 years, 4 months 8 years, 2 months
Total2 18 years, 5 months 13 years, 4 months 8 years, 2 months


First Name Carl
Middle Name Michael
Last Name Franklin
Full Name at Birth Carl Michael Franklin
Alternative Name Carl Franklin, Carl Michael Franklin
Age 69 years
Birthday 11th April, 1949
Birthplace Richmond, California, USA
Height 5' 10½" (179 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Aries
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
University University of California, Berkeley
Occupation Text Actor, Director, Writer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Devil in a Blue Dress
Year(s) Active 1973–present

Carl Franklin (born April 11, 1949) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, film and television director. Franklin is a graduate of University of California, Berkeley, and continued his education at the AFI Conservatory, where he graduated with an M.F.A. degree in directing in 1986. Franklin is most noted for Devil in a Blue Dress, which was based on the book by Walter Mosley and starred Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle.

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Jesse B'Franklin-Actress


In the Heat of Passion1992Police Det. RookerMovie
Full Fathom Five1990FletcherMovie
Last Stand at Lang Mei1990Sgt. T. DeverauxMovie
Steel Magnolias1990Nick FontenotTV Movie
Eye of the Eagle 2: Inside the Enemy1989Col. RawlinsMovie
Too Good to Be True1988TV Movie
Roseanne1988Gil, Officer RobbinsTV Show
Frank's Place1987Father PhilTV Show
A Smoky Mountain Christmas1986Lt. DanversTV Movie
ALF1986Dr. WilloughbyTV Show
MacGyver1985Andrew T. WileyTV Show
Cover Up1984Paul CooperTV Show
Riptide1984RayTV Show
The A-Team1983Captain CraneTV Show
One Cooks, the Other Doesn't1983Officer Lloyd GreenTV Movie
The Devlin Connection1982TV Show
Hill Street Blues1981LuciousTV Show
McClain's Law1981Det. CrossTV Show
The Legend of the Golden Gun1979Joshua BrownTV Movie
Trapper John, M.D.1979SteveTV Show
Centennial1978BeckworthTV Show
Loose Change1978Ed ThomasTV Show
The Incredible Hulk1978CrosbyTV Show
The White Shadow1978LonieTV Show
Lou Grant1977Milt CarmichaelTV Show
The Fantastic Journey1977Dr. Fred WaltersTV Show
Most Wanted1976TannehillTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Gary RedifordTV Show
Visions1976David BurrellTV Show
Caribe1975Mark Walters, Sgt. Mark WaltersTV Show
It Couldn't Happen to a Nicer Guy1974HoveyTV Movie
Good Times1974Larry WaltersTV Show
The Rockford Files1974Roger OrloffTV Show
Five on the Black Hand Side1973Marvin (as Carl Mikal Franklin)Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Mark Seagert, Willie EvansTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972DallamTV Show
Cannon1971Garth Raymond, Wilson HaggartyTV Show
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