Portrayed the role of an idealistic teacher on TV's Mr. Novak and had his first major role in ABC's The Naked City. He also had roles on the series Longstreet and The Investigators.He made his big screen debut in the 1960 film I Passed for White.He co-starred with Dean Jagger on Mr. Novak.BEFORE FAME
He graduated from Yale University with a Bachelors in both English and theater arts.PERSONAL LIFE
He married Kathleen Wellman in 1960, and together they had four children.FUN FACTS
TV Actor James Franciscus were born on Wednesday, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dog, it is 11 days until James Franciscus next birthday.