Tommy Cook (actor)
Tommy Cook (born July 5, 1930) is an American producer, screenwriter and actor. He came up with the story for the 1977 disaster film Rollercoaster, starring George Segal. Cook also voiced Augie Anderson and Biff on Hanna-Barbera's animated series The Funky Phantom and Jabberjaw.
Cook in 2015.
|Born||July 5, 1930|
Duluth, Minnesota, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, producer, screenwriter, visionary|
|Children||Mikhael Cook, Claire Cook|
Cook played a villainous tribesboy opposite Johnny Weissmuller in Tarzan and the Leopard Woman, a "nice native lad" in Jungle Girl (a serial), and Little Beaver in the serial version of Adventures of Red Ryder.
Radio and televisionEdit
On television, Cook appeared in a 1961 episode of The Tab Hunter Show. He had voice-over roles on animated series such as Kid Flash on The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure, Augie on The Funky Phantom and Biff on Jabberjaw.
- Red Ryder
- The Life of Riley
- Lux Radio Theatre
- The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet
- Arch Oboler's Plays
- Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar
- The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (1967–68) TV series (voice) ... Kid Flash / Wally West
- The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1968–69) TV series (voice) ... Additional voices
- The Banana Splits Adventure Hour (1968) TV series (voice) ... Mike Carter (Micro Ventures segment)
- The Funky Phantom (1971–72) TV series (voice) ... Augie Anderson
- Jeannie (1973–75) TV series (voice) ... S. Melvin Farthinghill
- Jabberjaw (1976) TV series (voice) ... Biff
- CB Bears (1977) TV series (voice) ... Additional voices
- Fred Flintstone and Friends (1977–78) TV series (voice) ... S. Melvin Farthinghill
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- "'Cry of the City' Rates Deserved Superlatives". Pennsylvania, Harrisburg. The Evening News. October 15, 1948. p. 22. Retrieved February 6, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.
- "Capitol". Pennsylvania, Shamokin. Shamokin News-Dispatch. January 6, 1950. p. 9. Retrieved February 6, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.
- Holmstrom, John. The Moving Picture Boy: An International Encyclopaedia from 1895 to 1995, Norwich, Michael Russell, 1996, p. 169.
- Tommy Cook on IMDb
- Tommy Cook at Voice Chasers
- 1991 Audio Interview with Tommy Cook on Speaking of Radio.com
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