In 1971 young character actor Frank aka. Frankie Verroca started his professional career in New York City. Early NY credits include: Forced Entry (1975), Taxi Driver (1976) and Saturday Night Fever (1977). In Los Angeles: I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978), Welcome Back, Kotter (1978), comedy film '1941'(1979), The Young and the Restless 1983)and Not Necessarily the News 1984). 1984 to 1988 while living and working in Tokyo,Japan Frankie became a well known media personality appearing in over 320 Japanese film, TV, radio and stage shows. Read more... Love Boat. In 2014 he returned to NYC to continue his love and passion for the art of acting.