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Chris Wiggins

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Chris Wiggins (born January 13, 1931) is an English actor. He started out as a banker in his home country before he began his acting career in Canada, where he moved in 1952. Wiggins is probably best recognized for his role as Jack Marshak, the benevolent, resourceful expert on the occult in the syndicated television horror show Friday the 13th: The Series, and which ran from 1987 to 1990. Another well known role was Johann Robinson (Father) on Swiss Family Robinson. He won a Canadian Film Award in 1969 for best Actor for his role in The Best Damn Fiddler from Calabogie to Kaladar. In addition to his television and film work, Wiggins was also a very popular radio actor, making over 1,200 appearances in various series over the years, particularly on CBC Radio. One of his most popular roles was that of Dante, the insufferably brilliant (and insufferably arrogant) computer that ran the Aleph-9: the high-speed interdimensional spacecraft belonging to Johnny Chase: Secret Agent of Space. Wiggins' also made numerous guest appearances on such CBC Radio programs as CBC Playhouse, Nightfall, Vanishing Point and dozens of others. Wiggins also lent his voice to many animated TV series and movies. He was the voice of The Mighty Thor on the 1966 The Marvel Super Heroes series, the voice of Will Scarlet on Rocket Robin Hood, the Great Wishing Star in 1986's Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation, and the Care Bears' head villain, No Heart, on the Nelvana version of their TV show. He also voiced the character Dimetro in the '80s cartoon Dinosaucers. His other roles in animated series and films included ALF Tales, Star Wars: Droids, Rock & Rule, Star Wars: Ewoks, Babar, Rupert, Richard Scarry, Franklin and Redwall. Most recently, Wiggins appeared in the 2005 Showtime original picture, Our Fathers. Description above from the Wikipedia article Chris Wiggins, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia .


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Born:
Jan 13, 1931 In Blackpool, England
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
In the series Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans 1957-04-03
Latest Project:
Series Rocket Robin Hood 2021
Known For
Poster of Redwall
Poster of The Mighty Thor
Poster of The Marvel Super Heroes
Poster of The Incredible Hulk
Filmography
Series Rocket Robin Hood 2021
Movie Nightmares Unleashed Worm Zombie 2018-09-14
Series Babar and the Adventures of Badou 2010-11-22
Movie The Piano Man's Daughter James Kilworth 2003-09-22
Series Redwall Abbott Mortimer (voice) 2001-04-01
Movie Franklin's Magic Christmas Mr. Collie (voice) 2001-01-01
Movie Thunder Point Charles Ferguson 1998-05-30
Movie Evidence of Blood Horace Talbott 1998-04-13
Series Pippi Longstocking Fridolf 1998-07-04
Series Birdz 1998-10-03
Movie The Defenders: Taking the First 1998-10-25
Series Earth: Final Conflict Tim O'Malley 1997-10-06
Movie Sins of Silence Father Flannigan 1996-02-20
Movie The Windsor Protocol Sir Charles Ferguson 1996-01-01
Series The Neverending Story 1995-12-02
Movie Black Fox: The Price of Peace Ralph Holtz 1995-08-04
Movie Butterbox Babies Senator Danver 1995-01-01
Movie Married to It Dave 1993-03-26
Series Kung Fu: The Legend Continues Unknown 1993-01-27
Movie A Cry in the Night Clyde 1992-09-17
Series Babar 1989-01-03
Movie The Liberators Marchand de farine 1987-02-08
Series Dinosaucers 1987-09-12
Series Friday the 13th: The Series 1987-10-03
Series Adderly Unknown 1986-09-24
Series The Care Bears 1986-09-13
Movie Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation Great Wishing Star (voice) 1986-03-21
Series Star Wars: Droids Mon Julpa (voice) 1985-09-07
Movie The Bay Boy Chief Charlie McInnes 1984-09-06
Movie Rock & Rule Toad 1983-04-15
Movie Escape From Iran: The Canadian Caper John Sheardon 1981-05-17
Movie Virus Dr. Borodinov 1980-06-26
Movie Fish Hawk Marcus Boggs 1980-01-25
Movie The Angry Man MacKenzie 1979-03-14
Movie High-Ballin' King Caroll 1978-05-26
Movie A Cosmic Christmas Mayor (voice) 1977-12-04
Movie Welcome to Blood City Gellor 1977-08-23
Movie Why Shoot the Teacher? Lyle Bishop 1977-06-23
Movie The Neptune Factor Capt. Williams 1973-08-03
Movie Tom Sawyer Lawyer 1973-03-23
Movie King of the Grizzlies The Colonel 1970-02-11
Movie The Best Damn Fiddler from Calabogie to Kaladar Emery Prometer 1969-03-01
Series Spider-Man Unknown 1967-09-09
Series The Mighty Thor 1966-09-08
Series The Marvel Super Heroes 1966-09-05
Series The Incredible Hulk 1966-09-01
Series Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans Unknown 1957-04-03