1924: Actor Dennis Cross is born. Cross featured in the Planet of the Apes television series episode "The Good Seeds" as a 'gorilla officer'. 1931: Cinematographer Gerald Perry Finnerman is born. Finnerman was Director of Photography on all fourteen episodes of the Planet of the Apes TV series in 1974. Retrieved from "https://planetoftheapes.fandom.com/wiki/Template:December_17?oldid=15910" Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.