Magazine article Variety

REMEMBERED: Frank Bank

Magazine article Variety

REMEMBERED: Frank Bank

Article excerpt

The actor played "Lumpy" Rutherford on long-running sitcom Leave It to Beaver.

Frank Bank, who played the sweet teenage troublemaker "Lumpy" on the sitcom Leave It to Beaver died April 13, in Los Angeles. He was 71. No other details were provided.

Bank was born on April 12, 1942, in Los Angeles and played Clarence "Lumpy" Rutherford on the popular sitcom from 1957 to 1963.

Bank's character served as the series lovable bully, usually palling around with Wally Cleaver and often pushing around young "Beaver" Cleaver.

Bank was typecast after his years on Leave It to Beaver, and soon retired from the entertainment business to become a securities trader. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.