Frank McRae

Actor

Actor


African-American former NFL player, with plenty of height and built like an ox, has scored over 40 film appearances predominantly as tough thugs, authority figures or even successful comedy roles. McRae first came to attention playing a grinning jail inmate, "Reed Youngblood", helping Warren Oates escape in Dillinger (1973), and then quickly ...
Birth date
1944-03-18
Height
6' 5½" (1.97 m)

Known For


Loaded Weapon 1
Loaded Weapon 1
Capt. Doyle (1993)
Licence to Kill
Licence to Kill
Sharkey (1989)
Lock Up
Lock Up
Eclipse (1989)
1941
1941
Pvt. Ogden Johnson Jones (1979)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorLove's Abiding Joy
Cookie
2006
ActorLove's Long Journey
(TV Movie) Cookie
2005
ActorER
(TV Series) Freddie - Out of Africa (2003) ... Freddie - Shifts Happen (2003) ... Freddie
2003
ActorCory the Clown
(TV Series) Ringmaster (2000)
2000
ActorG-Men from Hell
Lester
2000
ActorMr. P's Dancing Sushi Bar
Bruce McFee
1998
ActorOne Hell of a Guy
Moe
1998
ActorHijack
Roger Tate
1998
ActorHoudini
(TV Movie) Usher
1998
ActorAsteroid
(TV Movie) Lloyd Morgan (as Frank Mcrae)
1997
ActorThe Killing Jar
Det. Bernie Morris
1997
ActorLightning Jack
Mr. Doyle
1994
ActorTrouble Shooters: Trapped Beneath the Earth
(TV Movie) Hugh
1993
ActorLast Action Hero
Dekker
1993
ActorLoaded Weapon 1
Capt. Doyle
1993
ActorColumbo
(TV Series) Lt. Robertson - A Bird in the Hand... (1992) ... Lt. Robertson (as Frank Mc Rae)
1992
ActorSketch Artist
(TV Movie) Milon
1992
ActorPoochinski
(TV Short) Captain Ed Martin
1990
ActorAnother 48 Hrs.
Haden (uncredited)
1990
ActorThe Wizard
Spankey
1989
ActorLock Up
Eclipse
1989
ActorLicence to Kill
Sharkey
1989
ActorFarewell to the King
Tenga
1989
Actor*batteries not included
Harry Noble
1987
ActorThe Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer
(TV Movie)
1986
ActorThe Twilight Zone
(TV Series) Sheriff (segment "Opening Day") - The Shadow Man/The Uncle Devil Show/Opening Day (1985) ... Sheriff (segment "Opening Day")
1985
ActorHostage Flight
(TV Movie) Bart Cooper
1985
ActorHill Street Blues
(TV Series) Jerome Simmons - Dr. Hoof and Mouth (1985) ... Jerome Simmons
1985
ActorUsed Cars
(TV Movie) Jim
1984
ActorRed Dawn
Mr. Teasdale
1984
ActorMagnum, P.I.
(TV Series) Pig, the Burglar - I Witness (1984) ... Pig, the Burglar (uncredited)
1984
ActorTrapper John, M.D.
(TV Series) Runner #130 - The Agony of D'Feet (1983) ... Runner #130
1983
ActorNational Lampoon's Vacation
Grover
1983
ActorShooting Stars
(TV Movie) Tubbs
1983
Actor48 Hrs.
Haden
1982
ActorCannery Row
Hazel
1982
ActorUsed Cars
Jim the Mechanic
1980
ActorCity in Fear
(TV Movie) Captain Madison
1980
Actor1941
Pvt. Ogden Johnson Jones
1979
ActorQuincy M.E.
(TV Series) Butterworth - Dead Last (1979) ... Butterworth
1979
ActorRocky II
Meat Foreman
1979
ActorNorma Rae
James Brown
1979
ActorThe Rockford Files
(TV Series) Junior - Kill the Messenger (1978) ... Junior
1978
ActorWonder Woman
(TV Series) Foreman - Disco Devil (1978) ... Foreman
1978
ActorParadise Alley
Big Glory
1978
ActorBig Wednesday
Sergeant
1978
ActorThe End
Male Nurse
1978/I
ActorF.I.S.T.
Lincoln Dombrowsky
1978
ActorDog and Cat
(TV Movie) Morgue Attendant
1977
ActorPolice Woman
(TV Series) Bubba - Once a Snitch (1977) ... Bubba
1977
ActorThe Quest
(TV Series) Daniels - The Freight Train Rescue (1976) ... Daniels
1976
ActorPolice Story
(TV Series) The Bodyguard - Oxford Gray (1976) ... The Bodyguard
1976
ActorPipe Dreams
Moose
1976
ActorTracks
Train Coachman
1976
ActorWalking Tall Part II
Steamer Riley
1975
ActorHard Times
Hammerman
1975
ActorThe Orphan and the Dude
(TV Movie) Fast Freddie
1975
ActorJudgment: The Court Martial of Lieutenant William Calley
(TV Movie) Mr. Langham
1975
ActorThe Bank Shot
Hermann X
1974
ActorDillinger
Reed Youngblood
1973
ActorShaft in Africa
Osiat
1973
ActorSnatched
(TV Movie) Cheech
1973
ActorCool Breeze
Barry, Mercer's Servant (uncredited)
1972
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Actor's Journey
(Video documentary) Self
2011
SelfThe Actor's Journey for Kids
(Video documentary) Self
2011
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageLicence to Kill: Deleted Scenes with Director John Glen
(Video documentary short) Sharkey
2006
Archive footageThe Making of '1941'
(Video documentary) Self
1996