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Jay North

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Most widely known for using the title function in the tv screen series, Dennis the Menace seeing that a kid from 1959-1963. He could show up on his preferred tv program at age group 6 because of his mother’s cable connections, which resulted in him getting scouted by way of a skill agent. He in addition has appeared in a variety of movies including Zebra in your kitchen. He wedded second wife, Cindy Hackney in 1993. He made an appearance within the Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Present with Sally Struthers.

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Full Name Jay North
Date Of Birth August 3, 1951
Place Of Birth Los Angeles, CA
Profession TV Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Rositia north, Kathleen Brucher
Parents Dorothy North, Jay North
Nominations TV Land "Character Most Desperately in Need of a Timeout" Award
Movies The Teacher, Zebra in the Kitchen, Maya, The Miracle of the Hills, Ahi Viene Cascarrabias: Vol. 1, Wild Wind, Joyous Sound
TV Shows The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show, Here Comes the Grump, Arabian Knights, Maya, Dennis the Menace, The Flintstone Comedy Hour, The Flintstone Comedy Show
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1 Credits Gloria Henry as his favorite acting mentor/best friend.
2 His acting mentor was: Gloria Henry.
3 Currently residing in Lake Butler, a small town in North Central Florida, located 45 minutes Southwest of Jacksonville, Florida. [April 2006]
4 Working as a Correctional Officer at Reception and Medical Center in Lake Butler, Florida. [May 2009]
5 Working as a prison guard in Florida. [April 2002]
6 In 1988, a newspaper article came out saying that Jay had died at age 37 in a doctor's office. The article turned out to be a hoax. The newspaper writer that did this must have been a fan of his show, 26 to 29 years earlier, and wanted to create publicity.
7 Served in the U.S. Navy (1/16/1977-8/10/1979). He was a seaman stationed in Norfolk, Virginia. He did a lot of manual labor and left with an honorable discharge.
8 Is still friends with his Dennis the Menace (1959) co-star Jeannie Russell, who played Margaret on the show. In May 2008, she was a chiropractor in North Hollywood, California, and he is one of her clients.
9 Active in the child-actor advocacy group, "A Minor Consideration", founded by Paul Petersen.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Zebra in the Kitchen 1965 Chris Carlyle
Wagon Train 1964 TV Series Tom Blake
Dennis the Menace 1959-1963 TV Series Dennis Mitchell
General Hospital 1963 TV Series Al Barker
The Red Skelton Hour 1960-1961 TV Series Rich Little Boy / Dennis 'the Menace' Mitchell
Pepe 1960 Dennis the Menace (as Jay 'Dennis the Menace' North)
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show 1960 TV Series
The Donna Reed Show 1960 TV Series Dennis Mitchell
The Detectives 1959 TV Series Bobby Cooper
The Big Operator 1959 Timmy Gibson
The Miracle of the Hills 1959 Davey Leonard
Sugarfoot 1959 TV Series Bobby
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse 1959 TV Series Fred Martin's Son
Rescue 8 1959 TV Series Jimmy Mason
77 Sunset Strip 1959 TV Series Timmy Wilson
Wanted: Dead or Alive 1958 TV Series Laddie Stone
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star 2003 Jay North
Dikiy veter 1985 Captain Schofield
Scout's Honor 1980 TV Movie Grogan's Dad
Fred Flintstone and Friends 1977 TV Series voice
The Teacher 1974 Sean Roberts
Lassie 1973 TV Series Jim
Lassie: Joyous Sound 1972 TV Movie Jim (Curly-Haired Surfer)
The Flintstone Comedy Hour 1972 TV Series Bamm-Bamm Rubble (1972) (voice)
The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show 1971 TV Series Bamm-Bamm Rubble
Here Comes the Grump 1969 TV Series Terry Dexter (1969-1971) (voice)
The Banana Splits Adventure Hour 1969 TV Series Prince Turhan
Arabian Knights 1968 TV Series Prince Turhan (voice)
Maya 1967-1968 TV Series Terry Bowen
Jericho 1966 TV Series Eric Hovstad
My Three Sons 1966 TV Series Dave Welch Jr. / Jeff Welch
Maya 1966 Terry Bowen
The Lucy Show 1966 TV Series Wendell Mooney
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. 1965 TV Series Bartlett Warshowsky

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star 2003 "Child Stars on Your Television"
Dennis the Menace 1959-1961 TV Series performer - 4 episodes

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Actor's Journey 2011 Video documentary Himself
The Actor's Journey for Kids 2011 Video documentary Himself
Living in TV Land 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
The Simpsons 1999 TV Series Himself
Vicki! 1993 TV Series Himself
Our Time 1985 TV Series Himself
The Fantastic Plastic Machine 1969 Documentary Narrator
It's Happening 1968 TV Series Himself
The Hollywood Squares 1967 TV Series Himself
The Linkletter Show 1961 TV Series Himself
Here's Hollywood 1960 TV Series Himself
I've Got a Secret 1960 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Ed Sullivan Show 1960 TV Series Singer
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show 1960 TV Series Himself
The Dinah Shore Show 1960 TV Series Himself
The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show 1959 TV Series Himself - Actor

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006 TV Land Award TV Land Awards Character Most Desperately in Need of a Timeout Dennis the Menace (1959)


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#Quote
1 "Goodbye, Hollywood. Thanks for nothing." Interview, 1999.


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