Paul Raymond Burke was an American actor best known for his lead roles in two 1960s ABC television series, Naked City and Twelve O’Clock High. He was twice nominated for an Emmy Award for his portrayal of New York Police Department detective Adam Flint in Naked City.
|Born:||Paul Raymond Burke, July 21, 1926, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.|
|Died:||September 13, 2009, Palm Springs, California, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||Pasadena Playhouse|
|Children:||From first marriage, Paula Burke Lopez, Paul Brian Burke, Dina Burke Shawkat, Stepson: Karl Steiner (died 1989)|
|Relatives:||Alia Shawkat (granddaughter)|
|IMDb:||Paul Burke (actor)’s IMDb|
About Paul Burke
Best known for his roles on Naked City and Twelve O’Clock High.
He received acting training at the Pasadena Playhouse, after which he had a small role in the film, Golden Girl.
He was twice nominated for an Emmy Award for his work as Adam Flint on Naked City.
His father was Martin Joseph ‘Marty’ Burke, a professional boxer.
He is the grandfather of Arrested Development actress, Alia Shawkat.
Information related to Paul Burke (actor)
- http://www.scc.net/~heather/pbtvg1.html “Star With a Wall Around Him,” TV Guide, May 1962
- https://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/16/arts/television/16burke.html?ref=obituaries Fox, Margalit. “Paul Burke, ‘Naked City’ Star, Dies at 83”, The New York Times, Wednesday, September 16, 2009.
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