Frank Collison

Frank Collison

actor, sound department

Frank Collison was born on Feb 14, 1950 in USA. Frank Collison's big-screen debut came with The Compleat Al directed by Jay Levey in 1985, strarring Look-A-Like Salesman. Frank Collison is known for Backstrom directed by Kevin Hooks, Rainn Wilson stars as Everett Backstrom and Genevieve Angelson as Nicole Gravely. Frank Collison has got 2 awards and 6 nominations so far. The most recent award Frank Collison achieved is British Web Awards. The upcoming new movie Frank Collison plays is Two Yellow Lines which will be released on Nov 09, 2021.

Frank's first "role" was a six month old "theatre mascot" at a tent theatre in Granville, Ohio. His father, John, was an actor and playwright and his mother, Peg, directed him in a number of plays while he was growing up in Virginia and Ohio. As a young boy, Frank assisted his father when he toured with his one man Abraham Lincoln show. His father was selected to play Lincoln for the centennial celebration of Lincoln's first inauguration in Washington, DC ; Frank played young Tad Lincoln.Frank trained at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, earned his BA in theatre at San Francisco State University, helped establish a summer theatre company in the Sierra Nevadas then went on to earn an MFA in acting at UC San Diego. Before Frank began his professional career in acting, he worked as a forest fire fighter, diaper service dispatcher and substitute teacher. Appearing in over 150 productions, Frank has worked off Broadway and in regional theaters in Boston, Denver and California. His theatrical roles have ranged from "Puck" in Midsummer's Nights Dream to "Miss Havisham" in Great Expectations to "Jacob Marley" in Christmas Carol. Frank is a founding member of Pacific Resident Theatre in Venice, California, which has won over 25 Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards.Frank began his film and television career when he moved to Los Angeles in 1984. He is perhaps best known as "Horace Bing," the hapless telegraph operator on Docteur Quinn, femme médecin (1993) and "Wash Hogwallop" in "O Brother Where Art Thou?Frank is married to actress, Laura Gardner.

  • Birthday

    Feb 14, 1950
  • Place of Birth

    Evanston, Illinois, USA
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Known For


2 wins & 6 nominations

British Web Awards
Best Ensemble in a Drama
Winner - British Web Award
Shakespeare Republic: #AllTheWebsAStage (The Lockdown Chronicles) (2020)
NZ Web Fest
Best Ensemble: International Narrative
Winner - Jury Award
Shakespeare Republic: #AllTheWebsAStage (The Lockdown Chronicles) (2020)

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows