Dick Foran

Born Jun 18, 1910

John Nicholas 'Dick' Foran was an American actor, known for his performances in western musicals and for playing supporting roles in dramatic pictures.

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1910 Birth Born on June 18, 1910.


1938 28 Years Old In 1938, Foran moved to Universal Studios and acted in many different genres of film from horror to comedies with Abbott and Costello such as Ride 'Em Cowboy (1942).


1943 33 Years Old In 1943, Foran starred on Broadway in the Rodgers and Hart musical comedy A Connecticut Yankee, based on Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. … Read More


1959 49 Years Old In 1959 he played Steve Benton who was defended by Perry Mason in the episode "The Case of the Garrulous Gambler".


1961 51 Years Old He was also featured as Perry Mason's client in the 1961 episode The Case of the Renegate Refugee. … Read More
1968 58 Years Old Foran later appeared in Disney's miniseries The Swamp Fox which was part of The Wonderful World of Color. He was cast in the role of "Fred Haines" in Season 1, Episode 13 of the television show Adam-12 in 1968. … Read More


1979 69 Years Old Died on August 10, 1979.
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