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. . . Where Are They Now? . . .
Former child actor Jay North made a name for himself when he played the role of troublemaker Dennis Mitchell on the television series Dennis the Menace. Not much was heard from him after the show was over. What has he been up to all these years? Find out here!
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--DEAD OR ALIVE?--
See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":
He appeared in the movies "Rebel Without a Cause" and "Exodus"
He was Nick Barkley in the TV series "The Big Valley" and Doc Holliday in the series "Maverick"
Actress and director, appeared in "Out of the Fog" and "The Hard Way" and the TV movie "I Love a Mystery", directed movies as well as episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone", "The Fugitive" and "Bewitched"
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Learn More About Jay North on Celebrity Nooz
August 3, 1951, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California
CLAIM TO FAME:
He is best known for his lead role in the CBS sitcom Dennis the Menace.
North is currently married to Cindy Hackney. They have been married since 1993 and they have three children together. He was previously married to Kathleen Brucher (1973-1974) and Rosetia (1991-1992).
North was chosen for the role of Dennis the Menace out of a crowd of around 500 hopefuls by creator Hank Ketcham himself. He played the role for the entire run of the series, which was from 1959 to 1963. Following the show, North appeared in the 1966 movie Maya and in the television adaptation of the film the next year. In the 1970s, he was the voice of the teenage Bamm-Bamm Rubble in the Flintstones spin-off cartoon series The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show.
Is a member of the Masonic lodge in Lake Butler, Florida.
Is still friends with his "Dennis the Menace" (1959) co-star Jeannie Russell, who played Margaret on the show.
Became a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints while he was serving in the Navy.
WHERE IS HE NOW:
North left acting in the late 1970s and joined the Navy. He was honorably discharged in 1979. For many years, he worked as a prison guard in Florida, and now works as a corrections officer in Florida. He is also involved with the child-actor advocacy group, A Minor Consideration, as a counselor. The group was founded by Paul Petersen, formerly of The Donna Reed Show.
WRITE TO JAY NORTH:
290 NE First Ave.
Lake Butler, FL 32054-1202
1986 Dikiy veter
1980 Scout's Honor (TV movie)...Grogan's Dad
1977 Fred Flintstone and Friends (TV series) (voice)
1974 The Teacher...Sean Roberts
1973 Lassie (TV series)...Jim
A Joyous Sound: Part 3
1972 The Flintstone Comedy Hour (TV series)...Bamm-Bamm Rubble (1972) (voice)
1972 Lassie: Joyous Sound (TV movie)
1971 The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show (TV series)...Bamm-Bamm Rubble
1969 Here Comes the Grump (TV series)...Terry Dexter (1969-1971) (voice)
1969 The Banana Splits Adventure Hour (TV series)...Prince Turhan
1968 Arabian Knights (TV series)...Prince Turhan (voice)
1967 Maya (TV series)...Terry Bowen
1966 Jericho (TV series)
Eric the Redhead (1966)
1966 My Three Sons (TV series)...Dave Welch Jr. / Jeff
Good Guys Finish Last
Whatever Happened to Baby Chip?
1966 Maya...Terry Bowen
1966 The Lucy Show (TV series)...Wendell Mooney
Lucy the Robot
1965 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV series)...Bartlett Warshowsky
The Deadly Toys Affair
1965 Zebra in the Kitchen...Chris Carlyle
1964 Wagon Train (TV series)...Tom Blake
Those Who Stay Behind
1959-1963 Dennis the Menace (TV series)...Dennis Mitchell / Dennis
1963 General Hospital (TV series)...Al Barker
1960-1961 The Red Skelton Hour (TV series)...Dennis 'the Menace' Mitchell / Rich Little Boy
Jay North Adopts Freddie the Freeloader or Freddie's Benefactor
1960 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV series)
Ghosts, Goblins & Kids (1960)
1960 The Donna Reed Show (TV series)...Dennis Mitchell
1959 The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor (TV series)...Cooper
The Hiding Place
1959 The Big Operator...Timmy Gibson
1959 The Miracle of the Hills...Davey Leonard
1959 Sugarfoot (TV series)...Bobby
The Giant Killer
1959 Rescue 8 (TV series)...Jimmy Mason
1959 77 Sunset Strip (TV series)...Timmy Wilson
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (TV series)...Laddie Stone
Eight Cent Reward
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--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--
- DEAD (Stabbed)
Born: 01/10/1939 Died: 02/12/1976
- DEAD (Stroke)
Born: 02/04/1918 Died: 08/03/1995
WHO PASSED ON THIS WEEK...
P. C. Alexander, 90, Indian politician, Governor of Tamil Nadu (1988â??1990) and Maharashtra (1993â??2002).
Adolphe-Maria Gustave Hardy, 91, French Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Beauvais (1985â??1995).
Julian Kenny, 81, Trinidadian zoologist, environmentalist and politician, Senator (1995â??2001).
Neal Abberley, 67, English cricketer, heart and lung
Ray Anderson, 77, American entrepreneur, cancer.
Mike Barrett, 67, American Olympic and professional
basketball player (Virginia Squires, San Diego Conquistadors).
Mary Hendrick, 88, American businesswoman and NASCAR team owner, mother of racer Rick Hendrick.
Anastasios Peponis, 87, Greek politician and author, heart problems.
Federico Richter Fernandez-Prada, 89, Peruvian Roman
Catholic prelate, Archbishop of Ayacucho o Huamanga (1979â??1991).
Jirina Svorcova, 83, Czech actress.
Guillermo Zarur, 79, Mexican actor.
Joseph Candolfi, 89, Swiss Roman Catholic prelate, Auxiliary
Bishop of Basel (1983â??1996).
Hugh Carey, 92, American politician, Governor of New York (1975â??1982) and U.S. Representative (1961â??1974).
Cornelius Elanjikal, 92, Indian Roman Catholic prelate, Archbishop of Verapoly (1987â??1996).
Marshall Grant, 83, American double bassist (Tennessee Two).
Mark Hatfield, 89, American politician, Governor of Oregon (1959â??1967) and U.S. Senator (1967â??1997).
Harri Holkeri, 74, Finnish politician, Prime Minister (1987â??1991), after long illness.
Leo Mattioli, 39, Argentine cumbia singer, cardiac arrest.
George Naghi, 59, Romanian businessman, boating accident.
Tom Radney, 79, American politician, member of the Alabama
Senate (1967â??1971), after long illness.
JirÃ Traxler, 99, Czech-born Canadian jazz pianist.
Nancy Wake, 98, New Zealand-born Australian French
Resistance leader, chest infection.
Charles Wyly, 77, American businessman and philanthropist,
co-founder of Michaels Stores, automobile accident.
Joe Yamanaka, 64, Japanese rock singer, lung cancer.
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Larry Leighton says:
5/30/2013 1:14:12 AM
Peter Breck is dead!
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