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Larry "Flash" Jenkins

  • Birthplace: Long Island, New York
  • Birthday: May 10
Date of passing: 
April 25, 2019

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Larry "Flash" Jenkins was an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter.

Jenkins was one of the cast of the CBS series The White Shadow, playing basketball team member Wardell Stone.

He appeared on episodes of M*A*S*H, Quincy M.E., Lou Grant, T.J. Hooker, Alice, Valerie, Home Improvement, Providence, Edtv, and The Shield.

Jenkin’s film work includes roles in Young Doctors in Love (with Michael McKean and Sean Young), Fletch (with Chevy Chase), Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (with Matthew Broderick), and The Presidio (with Sean Connery and Mark Harmon).

Larry "Flash" Jenkins was an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter.

Jenkins was one of the cast of the CBS series The White Shadow, playing basketball team member Wardell Stone.

He appeared on episodes of M*A*S*H, Quincy M.E., Lou Grant, T.J. Hooker, Alice, Valerie, Home Improvement, Providence, Edtv, and The Shield.

Jenkin’s film work includes roles in Young Doctors in Love (with Michael McKean and Sean Young), Fletch (with Chevy Chase), Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (with Matthew Broderick), and The Presidio (with Sean Connery and Mark Harmon).

After working steadily as an actor for a number of years, Jenkins branched out into producing and directing for film and television with his two production companies, Flashworks Productions and Gold Coast Productions.

Jenkins died April 25, 2019, in Los Angeles, California. He was 63.

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