Subsequently, he moved to New York, where he landed his first television role in In the early 1980s, after an extensive film career, Nielsen reinvented himself as a comedian.
The turning point came when he was cast as the poker-faced Dr.
Most recently, Nielsen has returned to the slapstick genre appearing in the spoof (2000).
Shirley Rumack in the immensely popular spoof Born on February 11, 1926, in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Leslie Nielsen and his three younger brothers, the sons of a Royal Canadian Mountie, were raised in a tiny hamlet near the isolated Arctic Circle, where supplies reached them only two months out of the year.
Later, the family relocated to the town of Edmonton, where the Nielsen boys could attend school.
He said she was kind and patient with children and planned to get her teaching degree someday.
Safety measures: The RCMP said the first reports of shots being fired at the school came in around 1 p.m.