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Leslie Nielsen
   appeared in   
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Captain Harrison
Tammy and the Bachelor (1957)
   starred   
Debbie Reynolds, Walter Brennan, Leslie Nielsen and Mala Powers
Director: Joseph Pevney. Also starred Sidney Blackmer and Fay Wray.
Forbidden Planet (1956)
   starred   
Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis and Leslie Nielsen
Director: Fred M. Wilcox. Also starred Warren Stevens, Jack Kelly & Richard Anderson. Plot: A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has.
Leslie Nielsen
   was considered for the role of   
Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Johnny Depp got the part
Leslie Nielsen
   said   
"Doing Nothing is Very Hard to Do - You Never Know when You're Finished!"
Canadian-American Actor and Comedian
Forbidden Planet (1956)
      
Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis and Leslie Nielsen
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony.
Leslie Nielsen
   is known as an   
Actor
Leslie Nielsen
   was an   
Actor
February 11, 1926 – November 28, 2010. Nielsen's lead roles in the films Forbidden Planet and The Poseidon Adventure came long before he considered a turn to comedy. His deadpan delivery as a doctor in 1980's Airplane! marked a turning point in Nielsen's career, one that would make him, in the words of film critic Roger Ebert, "the Olivier of spoofs." Nielsen appeared in over 100 films and 1,500 television programs over the span of his career, portraying over 220 characters
The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler (1971)
   starred   
Leslie Nielsen, Bradford Dillman and James Daly
Director: Bob Wynn. Also starred Angie Dickinson, Robert J. Wilke & Jack Carter. Plot: A U.S. Senator (Dillman) is spirited away to a secret New Mexico medical lab after a serious car crash. His injuries are completely healed by a secret organization that has developed advanced medical technology.
Spy Hard (1996)
   starred   
Leslie Nielsen, Nicollette Sheridan and Charles Durning
Director: Rick Friedberg. Also starred Marcia Gay Harden, Barry Bostwick & John Ales






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