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Mark Frechette (Mark Ernest Frechette)

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Biography

Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Frechette died in prison after robbing a bank. His acting debut was in Michelangelo Antonioni's controversial exploration of turbulent 1970 America, Zabriskie Point (1970). As Antonioni toured the U.S., experiencing cultural clash firsthand and shooting background footage, a talent scout saw Frechette, a carpenter, scream and throw a flowerpot at a woman on a Boston street. Antonioni immediately cast Frechette, a non-actor, in the movie's lead role: a college student, wrongfully hunted for the murder of a policeman during a campus uprising. Read more...

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Character: Himself

The Dick Cavett Show 1968

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Character: Lt. Sassu

Many Wars Ago 1970

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