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Jay North

Biography

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
1Credits Gloria Henry as his favorite acting mentor/best friend.
2His acting mentor was: Gloria Henry.
3Currently residing in Lake Butler, a small town in North Central Florida, located 45 minutes Southwest of Jacksonville, Florida. [April 2006]
4Working as a Correctional Officer at Reception and Medical Center in Lake Butler, Florida. [May 2009]
5Working as a prison guard in Florida. [April 2002]
6In 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.
7Served 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.
8Is 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.
9Active in the child-actor advocacy group, "A Minor Consideration", founded by Paul Petersen.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Zebra in the Kitchen1965Chris Carlyle
Wagon Train1964TV SeriesTom Blake
Dennis the Menace1959-1963TV SeriesDennis Mitchell
General Hospital1963TV SeriesAl Barker
The Red Skelton Hour1960-1961TV SeriesRich Little Boy / Dennis 'the Menace' Mitchell
Pepe1960Dennis the Menace (as Jay 'Dennis the Menace' North)
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show1960TV Series
The Donna Reed Show1960TV SeriesDennis Mitchell
The Detectives1959TV SeriesBobby Cooper
The Big Operator1959Timmy Gibson
The Miracle of the Hills1959Davey Leonard
Sugarfoot1959TV SeriesBobby
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1959TV SeriesFred Martin's Son
Rescue 81959TV SeriesJimmy Mason
77 Sunset Strip1959TV SeriesTimmy Wilson
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958TV SeriesLaddie Stone
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star2003Jay North
Dikiy veter1985Captain Schofield
Scout's Honor1980TV MovieGrogan's Dad
Fred Flintstone and Friends1977TV Series voice
The Teacher1974Sean Roberts
Lassie1973TV SeriesJim
Lassie: Joyous Sound1972TV MovieJim (Curly-Haired Surfer)
The Flintstone Comedy Hour1972TV SeriesBamm-Bamm Rubble (1972) (voice)
The Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm Show1971TV SeriesBamm-Bamm Rubble
Here Comes the Grump1969TV SeriesTerry Dexter (1969-1971) (voice)
The Banana Splits Adventure Hour1969TV SeriesPrince Turhan
Arabian Knights1968TV SeriesPrince Turhan (voice)
Maya1967-1968TV SeriesTerry Bowen
Jericho1966TV SeriesEric Hovstad
My Three Sons1966TV SeriesDave Welch Jr. / Jeff Welch
Maya1966Terry Bowen
The Lucy Show1966TV SeriesWendell Mooney
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1965TV SeriesBartlett Warshowsky

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star2003"Child Stars on Your Television"
Dennis the Menace1959-1961TV Series performer - 4 episodes

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Actor's Journey2011Video documentaryHimself
The Actor's Journey for Kids2011Video documentaryHimself
Living in TV Land2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Simpsons1999TV SeriesHimself
Vicki!1993TV SeriesHimself
Our Time1985TV SeriesHimself
The Fantastic Plastic Machine1969DocumentaryNarrator
It's Happening1968TV SeriesHimself
The Hollywood Squares1967TV SeriesHimself
The Linkletter Show1961TV SeriesHimself
Here's Hollywood1960TV SeriesHimself
I've Got a Secret1960TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Ed Sullivan Show1960TV SeriesSinger
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show1960TV SeriesHimself
The Dinah Shore Show1960TV SeriesHimself
The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show1959TV SeriesHimself - Actor

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006TV Land AwardTV Land AwardsCharacter Most Desperately in Need of a TimeoutDennis the Menace (1959)


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


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