Well-known for his role as Isaac Chroner within the 1984 horror movie Kids from the Corn, Franklin can be known for his portrayal of Cousin Itt within the 1991 movie The Addams Family members and in its 1993 sequel Addams Family members Values. In the first 1980s, he gained a Bachelor of Great Arts level in theatre through the College or university of Illinois. Struggling throughout his years as a child years with growth hormones deficiency symptoms, he grew to a grown-up height of simply five feet. Delivered John Paul Salapatek, he was raised within a suburb of Chicago, Illinois. With one of is own cousins, Tim Sulka, Franklin co-wrote the screenplay for the 6th Kids from the Corn film (666: Isaac’s Come back). He made an appearance with Steve Guttenberg within the 1997 television film Tower of Terror.