Chester Conklin Net Worth

Chester Conklin Net Worth is
$17 Million

Chester Conklin Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Iowa-born Chester Conklin was raised in a coal-mining area by a devoutly religious father who hoped that his son would go into the ministry. However, Chester got the performing bug one day when he gave a recitation at a community singing festival and won first prize. Knowing his father would never approve of his desire to become a comedian, he ...

Date Of BirthJanuary 11, 1886, Oskaloosa, Iowa, United States
DiedOctober 11, 1971, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of BirthOskaloosa, Iowa, USA
Height5' 5" (1.65 m)
SpouseCatherine June Ayres Gunther (m. 1965–1971)
Star SignCapricorn
1The "Morning Oregonian" reported him as saying in 1920 that he considered himself one of the four great pioneers of film comedy, alongside Charles Chaplin, Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle and Mabel Normand.
2Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith. Pg. 114-115. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387
3Entered films in 1913 with Majestic and later appeared in several Keystone Kops comedies.


Country Chickens1921Short
The Love Egg1921Short
Verse and Worse1921Short
His Model Day1921Short
The Soft Boiled Yegg1920Short
Home Rule1920ShortA Married Worm
Should Dummies Wed?1920Short
Dangerous Eyes1920Short
The Great Nickel Robbery1920Short
His Private Wife1920Short
Her Private Husband1920Short
Chicken à la Cabaret1920ShortThe Chief of Police
Back to Nature Girls1919Short
Love's False Faces1919ShortThe Saloon / Lunch Counter Proprietor
The Little Widow1919ShortThe Best Man
The Foolish Age1919ShortThe Blacksmith - Who Was...but quit
The Village Smithy1919ShortThe Village Smithy
Yankee Doodle in Berlin1919Officer of Death's Head Hussars
The Village Chestnut1918ShortThe School Teacher
Her First Mistake1918ShortThe Boarder
Beware of Boarders1918ShortThe Statesman's Assistant
Sleuths1918ShortThe District Attorney
Ladies First1918ShortThe Husband
Uncle Tom's Cabin1918
His Smothered Love1918ShortNick - the Streetcar Conductor
It Pays to Exercise1918ShortLittle Giant - Mostly Looking for Work
His Hidden Purpose1918ShortAlbert Walrus - Who Lived by His Wits
An International Sneak1917ShortA Foreign Spy
The Pullman Bride1917ShortThe Rejected Suitor
The Pawnbroker's Heart1917ShortThe Pawnshop Clerk
A Clever Dummy1917ShortA Playful Property Man
The Betrayal of Maggie1917ShortMr. Walrus - the Laundry Owner
Dodging His Doom1917ShortPercy Walrus / Mike Walrus (dual role)
The Love Thief1916Undetermined Role
A Tugboat Romeo1916ShortThe Tugboat Captain
His First False Step1916ShortThe Property Man
Bucking Society1916ShortSmall Town Bad Man
Cinders of Love1916ShortThe Fire Chief
Dizzy Heights and Daring Hearts1915ShortA.C. Walrus
The Best of Enemies1915ShortSecondary Role (uncredited)
Saved by Wireless1915ShortThe Spy's Ally
The Battle of Ambrose and Walrus1915ShortOrderly Walrus
When Ambrose Dared Walrus1915ShortWalrus
The Cannon Ball1915ShortThe Villain
A Hash House Fraud1915ShortThe Chief of Police
Do-Re-Mi-Boom!1915ShortThe Suitor
Droppington's Family Tree1915ShortDroppington
A Big Hand for the Little Lady1966Old Man in Saloon
Droppington's Devilish Deed1915ShortDroppington
Paradise Alley1962Mr. Gregory
Ambrose's Fury1915Short
Li'l Abner1959Dogpatch Townsman (unconfirmed)
A One Night Stand1915ShortThe Property Man
Rock-a-Bye Baby1958Bit Role (uncredited)
Ambrose's Sour Grapes1915ShortWalrus
Apache Woman1955Dick Mooney
Hearts and Planets1915ShortMr. Walrus - Visible Star
The Beast with a Million Eyes1955Ben Webber
A Bird's a Bird1915ShortMr. Walrus
General Electric Theater1955TV Series
The Home Breakers1915ShortWalrus
Make Room for Daddy1954TV SeriesKeystone Cop #1
Love, Speed and Thrills1915ShortMr. Walrus
Private Hell 361954Murdered Man in Elevator (uncredited)
Hushing the Scandal1915ShortMr. Droppington
So You Want to Be a Musician1953ShortWaiter (uncredited)
Wild West Love1914ShortDroppington
Doc Corkle1952TV SeriesGrandfather Corkle
Hogan's Annual Spree1914Short unconfirmed
Son of Paleface19522nd Bartender (uncredited)
The Plumber1914/IShort
Happy Go Wacky1952Short
Among the Mourners1914ShortThe Undertaker
My Favorite Spy1951Short Comic (uncredited)
His Halted Career1914Short unconfirmed
Let's Dance1950Watchman (uncredited)
His Taking Ways1914ShortWalrus
The Milkman1950Man (uncredited)
How Heroes Are Made1914ShortThe Boy Friend's Rival
Right Cross1950Haggerty's Waiter (uncredited)
Tillie's Punctured Romance1914Mr. Whoozis / Singing Waiter
Shakedown1950Chet (uncredited)
'Curses!' They Remarked1914ShortBlackheart Jr.
Never a Dull Moment1950Albert (uncredited)
Gentlemen of Nerve1914ShortMr. Walrus
Fancy Pants1950Guest (uncredited)
Dough and Dynamite1914ShortJacques / a Waiter
Joe Palooka in Humphrey Takes a Chance1950Prentice
The Love Thief1914ShortThe Love Thief
The Good Humor Man1950Bush-Cutting Gardener (uncredited)
The Anglers1914Short unconfirmed
The Golden Stallion1949Old Man
Those Love Pangs1914ShortRival
My Friend Irma1949Gypsy Tea Room Waiter (uncredited)
Hello, Mabel1914ShortBusinessman (uncredited)
Jiggs and Maggie in Jackpot Jitters1949Jiggs' Friend (uncredited)
Fatty Again1914ShortCarnival Drunk (uncredited)
Brimstone1949Drunk (uncredited)
The Baggage Smasher1914ShortThe Baggage Smasher
The Beautiful Blonde from Bashful Bend1949Messenger Boy (uncredited)
The Masquerader1914/IShortFilm Actor
Tulsa1949Gambling Casino Patron (uncredited)
Such a Cook1914Short unconfirmed
Knock on Any Door1949Barber (uncredited)
The Face on the Barroom Floor1914ShortDrinker (uncredited)
One Sunday Afternoon1948Clerk (uncredited)
A New York Girl1914Short
A Pinch in Time1948Short
The Property Man1914ShortMan in Audience (uncredited)
Isn't It Romantic?1948Townsman (uncredited)
Those Happy Days1914Short unconfirmed
The Wreck of the Hesperus1948Hostler (uncredited)
Mabel's New Job1914ShortBoarder
My Wild Irish Rose1947Man Escorted Out of Theatre by Police (uncredited)
Mabel's Busy Day1914ShortPolice Sergeant (uncredited)
Merton of the Movies1947Keystone Kop (uncredited)
Caught in a Cabaret1914ShortWaiter / Footman (uncredited)
The Son of Rusty1947Bakery Clerk (uncredited)
Twenty Minutes of Love1914ShortPickpocket
Jesse James Rides Again1947Roy (uncredited)
Mabel at the Wheel1914ShortMabel's Father
Springtime in the Sierras1947Old-Timer
Tango Tangle1914ShortGuest in Police Costume
The Perils of Pauline1947Comic Chef
Between Showers1914ShortPoliceman
The Trouble with Women1947Comedian (uncredited)
Mabel's Strange Predicament1914ShortHusband
Song of the Wasteland1947The Jailer
Making a Living1914ShortPoliceman / Bum (uncredited)
Song of Scheherazade1947Sailor (uncredited)
Double Crossed1914ShortDesk Sergeant
Singin' in the Corn1946Austin Driver
Mrs. Brown's Burglar1913ShortMike - the Policeman
She Wrote the Book1946Man at Bar (uncredited)
The Rival Pitchers1913ShortMike - the Catcher
The Hoodlum Saint1946Cop (uncredited)
The Firebugs1913Short uncredited
Two Sisters from Boston1946Street Cleaner (uncredited)
Hubby's Job1913Short unconfirmed, uncredited
Fear1946Railroad Switchman (uncredited)
Little Giant1946Hotel Valet (uncredited)
Smooth as Silk1946Doorman (uncredited)
Micro-Phonies1945ShortPianist at Party (uncredited)
Road to Utopia1945Amateur Contestant Banjo Player (uncredited)
The Great John L.1945Haggerty (uncredited)
Having Wonderful Crime1945Motel Proprietor (uncredited)
Brewster's Millions1945Stage Doorman (uncredited)
A Guy, a Gal and a Pal1945Station Owner (uncredited)
Betrayal from the East1945uncredited
Can't Help Singing1944Poker Player (uncredited)
Sunday Dinner for a Soldier1944Photographer (uncredited)
Something for the Boys1944Minor Role (uncredited)
The Great Moment1944Frightened Patient (uncredited)
Hail the Conquering Hero1944Western Union Man (uncredited)
A Fig Leaf for Eve1944Waiter
The Yellow Rose of Texas1944Drunken Gambler (uncredited)
Goodnight, Sweetheart1944Bottle Man
Man from Frisco1944Baggage Man (uncredited)
The Adventures of Mark Twain1944Frog-Jumping Contest Judge (uncredited)
Knickerbocker Holiday1944Town Trumpeter (uncredited)
The Miracle of Morgan's Creek1944Pete (uncredited)
Around the World1943Waiter (uncredited)
Phony Express1943ShortMr. Higgins (uncredited)
My Kingdom for a Cook1943Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
Garden of Eatin'1943ShortBunion Country Sheriff
Sweet Rosie O'Grady1943Customer at Flugelman's (uncredited)
So This Is Washington1943Inventor with Pocket Machine Gun (uncredited)
Three Little Twirps1943ShortThe Butcher
Riders of the Rio Grande1943Barfly (uncredited)
The Avenging Rider1943Town Drunk (uncredited)
Sagebrush Law1943Horse Owner (uncredited)
Hangmen Also Die!1943Cook (uncredited)
His Wedding Scare1943ShortFireman
Piano Mooner1942Short
X Marks the Spot1942Vagrant (uncredited)
The Palm Beach Story1942Sixth Member Ale and Quail Club
I Married a Witch1942Party Bartender (uncredited)
College Belles1942Short
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch1942Drunk (uncredited)
Sons of the Pioneers1942Old-Timer
In Old California1942Undetermined Minor Role (uncredited)
Romance on the Range1942Lynch Mob Member (uncredited)
The Gay Nineties1942ShortKeystone Cops Skit
The Remarkable Andrew1942Shopkeeper (uncredited)
Valley of the Sun1942Soldier at Hitching Rail (uncredited)
Honolulu Lu1941Comedian (uncredited)
Sullivan's Travels1941Old Bum (uncredited)
Jesse James at Bay1941Town Drunk (uncredited)
One Foot in Heaven1941Man Crying During Baptism (uncredited)
Harmon of Michigan1941Gasoline Chuck
Here Comes Mr. Jordan1941Newsboy (uncredited)
Sweetheart of the Campus1941The Prisoner-Vagrant (uncredited)
Dutiful But Dumb1941ShortWaiter (uncredited)
Li'l Abner1940Mayor Gurgle
The Great Dictator1940Barber's Customer
You're Next!1940ShortThe Janitor (uncredited)
Henry Goes Arizona1939Bus Driver (uncredited)
Chip of the Flying U1939Joe (uncredited)
Teacher's Pest1939ShortZeb Corney
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1939Man in Press Section of Senate Gallery (uncredited)
Hollywood Cavalcade1939Sheriff
The Spellbinder1939Courtroom Extra (uncredited)
Sagebrush Serenade1939ShortPop Mason
Zenobia1939Farmer (uncredited)
Mutiny on the Body1939ShortMr. Van Asther
Flat Foot Stooges1938ShortFire Chief Kelly
A Nag in the Bag1938ShortMan at Lunch Counter (uncredited)
Every Day's a Holiday1937Cabby
Forlorn River1937Sheriff Alec Grundy
Hotel Haywire1937O'Shea (uncredited)
Call of the Prairie1936Sandy McQueen
The Preview Murder Mystery1936Comedian
Modern Times1936Mechanic
Keystone Hotel1935ShortMayor Carson
The Big Broadcast of 19361935Sewer Worker (uncredited)
Hallelujah I'm a Bum1933Sunday
The New Yorker1931
Her Majesty, Love1931Emil
The 13th Alarm1931Short
Stout Hearts and Willing Hands1931ShortKop (as the Original Keystone Kops)
Gents of Leisure1931Short
Studio Sap1931Short
The Master Sweeper1930
Sky Scrappers1930Short
Cleaning Up1930Short
The Love Trader1930Nelson
Swing High1930Sheriff
The Show of Shows1929Traffic Cop in 'Bicycle Built for Two' Number
The Virginian1929Uncle Hughey
Fast Company1929C. of C. President
Stairs of Sand1929Tim
The Studio Murder Mystery1929George (Studio Gateman)
House of Horror1929Chester
Sunset Pass1929Windy
Marquis Preferred1929Mr. Gruger
Taxi 131928Angus Mactavish
The Haunted House1928Mr. Rackham
Varsity1928Pop Conlan
Beau Broadway1928
Fools for Luck1928Samuel Hunter
The Big Noise1928John Sloval
A Horseman of the Plains1928
Tillie's Punctured Romance1928Circus Owner
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes1928Judge
Two Flaming Youths1927Sheriff Ben Holden
Tell It to Sweeney1927Luke Beamish
Rubber Heels1927Tennyson Hawks
Cabaret1927Jerry Trask
A Kiss in a Taxi1927Maraval
McFadden's Flats1927Jock McTavish
We're in the Navy Now1926Navy Capt. Smithers
The Lady of the Harem1926Ali
Midnight Lovers1926Moriarity
The Nervous Wreck1926Mort
The Duchess of Buffalo1926Hotel Manager
Say It Again1926Prince Otto V
The Wilderness Woman1926'Kodiak' MacLean
A Social Celebrity1926Johann Haber
Behind the Front1926Scottie
The Great Love1925Perkins
Pleasure Buyers1925Burke
A Woman of the World1925Sam Poore
The Masked Bride1925Wine Waiter
The Great Jewel Robbery1925Cootie Joe
The Winding Stair1925Onery
Lame Brains1925Short
Play Ball1925/IIShort
Where Was I?1925Elmer
Under the Rouge1925Mr. Fleck
My Neighbor's Wife1925Cameraman
The Phantom of the Opera1925Orderly (uncredited)
The Wizard of Oz1925Undetermined Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
One Year to Live1925Froquin
Battling Bunyan1924A Stranger
Greed1924'Popper' Sieppe
Another Man's Wife1924Rumrunner
The Fire Patrol1924Fireman
Sad But True1924Short
The Galloping Fish1924Jonah
North of Nevada1924Lem Williams
The Bishop of Hollywood1924Short
The Cream of Hollywood1924Short
Anna Christie1923Tommy
The Elite of Hollywood1923Short
Desire1923Oland Young
The Explorers1923Short
Tea: With a Kick!1923Jiggs - Taxi Driver
Roaring Lions on a Steamship1923Short
Clothes and Oil1923Short
The Fresh Heir1922Short
Step Lively, Please1922Short
Safe in the Safe1922Short
The Wise Duck1922Short
His Wife's Son1922Short
The Piper1922Short
Laughing Gas1922Short
False Alarm1922Short
Business Is Business1921Short
A Rural Cinderella1921ShortCinderella's Sweetheart
A Perfect Villain1921Short


Hollywood Cavalcade1939thanks


The 37th Annual Academy Awards1965TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
Here's Hollywood1962TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1954TV SeriesHimself
The Colgate Comedy Hour1952TV SeriesHimself - Comic Actor / Himself
The Ed Wynn Show1950TV SeriesHimself
Meet the Stars #8: Stars Past and Present1941Documentary shortHimself
La Fiesta de Santa Barbara1935ShortHimself
A Trip Through the Paramount Studio1927Documentary shortHimself
Fascinating Youth1926Himself - Chester Conklin
Souls for Sale1923Himself
Screen Snapshots, Series 1, No. 251921Documentary shortHimself
It's a Cinch1918ShortHimself
Charlie's Life1916DocumentaryVarious
Fatty and the Broadway Stars1915ShortHimself - Keystone Performer

Archive Footage

Hey Moe, Hey Dad!2015TV Series documentaryVarious characters
Life Is a Dream in Cinema: Pola Negri2006DocumentaryHimself
Stop! Look! and Laugh!1960Pianist at Party (uncredited)
When Comedy Was King1960Documentaryedited from 'The Masquerader'
Screen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood Comedians1952Documentary short
Happy Times and Jolly Moments1943Short uncredited
Cinema Circus1937ShortKeystone Kop
Mixed Up1915Short

Won Awards

1960Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameMotion PictureOn 8 February 1960. At 1560 Vine Street.

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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