Henry Beckman Net Worth

Henry Beckman Net Worth is
$1.6 Million

Henry Beckman Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Henry Beckman (26 November 1921 – 17 June 2008) was a Canadian stage, film and television actor. He appeared in well over 100 productions in the United States and Canada, including recurring roles as Commander Paul Richards in the 1954 Flash Gordon space opera television series, Bob Mulligan in the ABC sitcom I'm Dickens, He's Fenster, George Anderson in the television adaptation of Peyton Place, Captain Clancey in the Western comedy-drama Here Come the Brides, and conniving United States Army Colonel Douglas Harrigan in McHale's Navy and Colonel Platt in the movie McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force. He made four guest appearances on the CBS courtroom drama series Perry Mason, including the role of David the murderer in the 1960 episode "The Case of the Flighty Father." In 1966, he guest-starred in an episode of the espionage drama series Blue Light. He appeared in numerous popular TV shows, among them: The Twilight Zone, Columbo, Barney Miller, Gunsmoke, Happy Days, and the The Rockford Files, and made four appearances on Quincy, M.E.. In the 1980s he played the security guard Alf on the Don Adams sitcom Check It Out!, and was also a non-celebrity contestant on the TV game show Scrabble. He continued to act through his late seventies on shows like The Commish and MacGyver, and he also had a recurring role in The X-Files for several seasons.Beckman won two Canadian Etrog Awards (now known as the Genie Award), for Best Supporting Actor, one of them in 1978 for Blood and Guts.With his first wife and fellow actor Cheryl Maxwell, Beckman founded the Dukes Oak Theater in Cooperstown, New York, and served as the theater company's producer.He served with the Canadian Military during World War II, and survived the D-Day Landings at Juno Beach, Normandy, on 6 June 1944.Beckman was the author of How to Sell your Film Project, a how-to guide on getting independent films produced, and Hollywood With its Pants Down, a witty look at some of actors he worked with over the years.He is the father of respected astrophysicist and software engineer Dr. Brian Beckman, who, after a lengthy career at Microsoft is currentlyTemplate:When? developing Drone Delivery for Amazon; as well as several online projects.He died in Barcelona, Spain on 17 June 2008 with his second wife Hillary at his side.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthNovember 26, 1921, Halifax, Canada
DiedJune 17, 2008, Barcelona, Spain
Place Of BirthHalifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
SpouseHillary Beckman (m. 1999–2008), Cheryl Maxwell (m. 1955–1998)
ChildrenBrian Beckman, Stuart Beckman
Star SignSagittarius
1He is retired from movies and lives in Honolulu, Hawaii [August 2007]
2Won two "Genie" awards for acting, the Canadian equivalent of the "Oscar" trophy.
3While filming the TV series Here Come the Brides (1968), he grew attracted to the Seattle wilderness where much of the filming occurred. He and his family eventually moved to Deming, Washington, where they enjoyed country living.
4Had a strong talent for languages and accents and played a number of ethnic heavies as a result.
5A scriptwriter and author on the side, he was also a member of the Writer's Guild of Canada and the Screen Writers Guild of America. His last script was entitled "Hide and Go Kill".
6He became Sir Henry Beckman when he was invested as a member of the "Knights of Malta," The Order of Saint John of Jersualem of the Americas and Euope, a centuries-old military order. His two sons were also admitted.
7Joined the Canadian military service by changing his birth date, before he was 18, and served from 1939-1945. He survived the landings at Normandy.
8Lived in warmer climates in later years, including Hawaii and then Mallorca and Barcelona. He died of heart failure with step-granddaughter Hillary Beckman by his side.
9In 1977, Henry and Cheryl were awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Medal for "contributions to Canadian culture and the esteem in which they were held by their peers".
10Following their 1955 marriage, Henry and Cheryl eventually purchased The Dukes Oak Theatre in Cooperstown, New York. Two years after that, they sold the theatre and moved to California where he pursued an on-camera career.
11Wife Cheryl was a one-time actress and Broadway producer.
12Veteran character actor who had a long career on film and (especially) TV since the early 1950s.
13He wrote and published a book about how to make an independent film.
14He and his late wife, Cheryl Maxwell, who died on October 20, 1998, had two sons, Brian Beckman and Stuart Beckman.


Insight1964-1969TV SeriesWard / Brown / Manny / ...
Adam-121969TV SeriesCharles Levering
Sweet Charity1969Policeman (uncredited)
The Outsider1969TV SeriesSheriff Damon
The Stalking Moon1968Sgt. Rudabaugh
I Dream of Jeannie1968TV SeriesPoliceman
Madigan1968Philip Downes
Run for Your Life1965-1968TV SeriesNarrator / Hank Kellogg / Lt. Flaherty / ...
The Monkees1967-1968TV SeriesManager / D. A.
Bewitched1967-1968TV SeriesBill Walters / Arch Wilkerson
Iron Horse1967TV SeriesDr. Thompson
Custer1967TV SeriesClaude Ostler
Garrison's Gorillas1967TV SeriesGunther Berger
The Virginian1967TV SeriesCorey
The Andy Griffith Show1967TV SeriesMr. Gilbert, the Prosecutor
The Second Hundred Years1967TV SeriesRalph Wilson
The Flying Nun1967TV SeriesMajor Overland
The Caper of the Golden Bulls1967Bendell
Death Valley Days1964-1967TV SeriesHoward Franklin / Michael Tarpey / Michael Parpey
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1967TV SeriesLt. Schaeffer
Rango1967TV Series
Tarzan1967TV SeriesMichael O'Brian
The Wild Wild West1965-1967TV SeriesPaul J. Lambert / Governor Bradford
Run Buddy Run1966TV SeriesJake
Perry Mason1960-1966TV SeriesWilliam March / Albert King / Sidney L. Garth / ...
McHale's Navy1965-1966TV SeriesColonel Harrigan Col. Douglas Harrigan Col. Harrigan
Blue Light1966TV SeriesSchreiber
Ben Casey1962-1966TV SeriesCurt Bowers
The Munsters1965TV SeriesRalph, the Husband / 'Leadfoot' Baylor
Honey West1965TV SeriesFred Cody
McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force1965Col. Platt
The Glory Guys1965Salesman
Peyton Place1964-1965TV SeriesGeorge Anderson
The Satan Bug1965Dr. Baxter
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1965TV SeriesDr. George Tower
Combat!1965TV SeriesMajor Mueller
The Jack Benny Program1964-1965TV SeriesCommercial Man / Joe - Butcher
Kiss Me, Stupid1964Truck Driver
My Living Doll1964TV SeriesDr. Carl Miller
The Fugitive1963-1964TV SeriesKeller / Brown / Airplane Passenger
The Third Man1964TV SeriesSteve Garson
A House Is Not a Home1964Croupier (uncredited)
Marnie1964First Detective
The Lieutenant1963-1964TV SeriesMajor Al Barker / Maj. Adam Butler
The Greatest Show on Earth1964TV SeriesSpike Samson
Dead Ringer1964Prosecutor (uncredited)
My Favorite Martian1963-1964TV SeriesAss't D.A. Ronald Bradley / Lt. Harland
The Great Adventure1964TV Series
The Danny Kaye Show1963TV SeriesMr. Gilmore
Twilight of Honor1963Man Stirring Up Crowd (uncredited)
Arrest and Trial1963TV SeriesTrella
I'm Dickens, He's Fenster1962-1963TV SeriesMulligan
The Man from the Diners' Club1963Policeman (uncredited)
The Twilight Zone1960-1963TV SeriesTownsperson / Policeman
Dr. Kildare1961-1962TV SeriesSam Allen / Security Officer
The Eleventh Hour1962TV SeriesMills
Have Gun - Will Travel1962TV SeriesLes Horgan
Saints and Sinners1962TV SeriesMike
Sam Benedict1962TV SeriesGerald Spanglor
Route 661961-1962TV SeriesWasson / Nightclub Romeo / Cooper
The New Breed1962TV SeriesSergeant Rayless
Target: The Corruptors1961-1962TV SeriesGil Dayton
Father of the Bride1962TV SeriesPolice Sergeant
Laramie1962TV SeriesBartender
Hennesey1962TV SeriesManager
Hazel1962TV SeriesPitchman
13 West Street1962Joe Bradford
Dennis the Menace1960-1961TV SeriesClerk / Mr. Fleming
Follow the Sun1961TV SeriesLt. Langley
Breakfast at Tiffany's1961Narcotics Detective Cronberger (uncredited)
Cain's Hundred1961TV SeriesSgt. Kaline
The Law and Mr. Jones1961TV SeriesJ.A. Wethering, D.A.
The Asphalt Jungle1961TV SeriesDunn
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1960-1961TV SeriesOfficer / Policeman
Hong Kong1960TV SeriesBrody
Two Faces West1960TV SeriesDuvall
The Donna Reed Show1960TV SeriesHal
Mr. Lucky1960TV SeriesHuey
The Bramble Bush1960Bill Watts (uncredited)
Black Saddle1960TV SeriesRichard Talbot
The Ann Sothern Show1960TV SeriesChairman
Peter Gunn1959TV SeriesJules Burnett
Police Station1959TV SeriesDetective Stan Abramson
The Phil Silvers Show1959TV SeriesMexican Girl's Husband
Naked City1959TV SeriesPriest
Armstrong Circle Theatre1958TV SeriesLt. Rush
Decoy1957TV SeriesFrank Bandiner
Captain Gallant of the Foreign Legion1955-1957TV SeriesLouis / Private Miller
So Lovely... So Deadly1957Steve Clark
The Wrong Man1956Prisoner at Arraignment Hearing (uncredited)
I Spy1956TV Series
The Roy Rogers Show1955TV SeriesTinker
Flash Gordon1954-1955TV SeriesCmdr. Paul Richards Commander Richards Commander Paul Richards
Studio One in Hollywood1953TV SeriesHarry
The Glory Brigade1953Soldier (uncredited)
Niagara1953Motorcycle Cop (uncredited)
Suspense1952TV SeriesAide
The Web1952TV Series
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1951TV Series
Johnson County War2002TV MovieGovernor Barb
The Chris Isaak Show2001TV SeriesOld Janitor
Cold Squad2001TV SeriesOld Man Douglas
Lion of Oz2000Narrator (voice)
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show1999-2000TV SeriesJudge
The Sentinel1999TV SeriesSam Bramley
My Husband's Secret Life1998TV MovieChristy Sullivan
The X-Files1993-1998TV SeriesDetective Frank Briggs / Old Man
Poltergeist: The Legacy1997TV SeriesSergeant
Shadow of a Doubt1995TV MovieJudge Mulhern
Jack Reed: One of Our Own1995TV MovieJames Quinn
The Marshal1995TV Series
The Outer Limits1995TV SeriesBrad Hoffman
While Justice Sleeps1994TV MovieNed Stokes
The Man Upstairs1992TV MovieSheriff
The Commish1992TV SeriesDr. Kranz
The Ray Bradbury Theater1992TV SeriesMr. Merriwell Blythe
Street Justice1992TV SeriesPine's Father
The Last P.O.W.? The Bobby Garwood Story1992TV MoviePsychiatrist
Blood River1991TV MovieSheriff Peabody
Street Legal1988-1991TV SeriesLou Staples / Saul Gold
The Beachcombers1990TV SeriesBlackie Bowman
MacGyver1990TV SeriesJudge
I Love You to Death1990Wendel Carter
Stuck with Each Other1989TV MovieMr. Klopperman
Booker1989TV SeriesJudge Alvarez
Family Reunion1988Leo
War and Remembrance1988TV Mini-SeriesMaj. Gen. McIntyre
Werewolf1987-1988TV SeriesDoc / Gun Salesman
Throb1987TV SeriesMarty
St. Elsewhere1987TV Series
Simon & Simon1987TV SeriesMr. Brennan
Every Dog's Guide to Complete Home Safety1987ShortBoss (voice)
Check It Out1985-1986TV SeriesAlf Scully
Fame1985TV SeriesWilliam Rosenkrantz
Kane & Abel1985TV Mini-SeriesGlen Ricardo
Partners in Crime1984TV SeriesThe General
Jessie1984TV Series
Matt Houston1984TV SeriesTalbot
Seeing Things1984TV SeriesHarper
Trapper John, M.D.1983TV SeriesFloyd Yaeger
Quincy M.E.1977-1983TV SeriesSgt. Wendorf / Max / Sheriff Tom Brady / ...
The Lost Satellite1983TV SeriesVarious
Death Hunt1981Bill Luce
The Littlest Hobo1980TV SeriesPriest
Matt and Jenny1980TV SeriesHarry Alfred Teasdale
The Rockford Files1980TV SeriesSheriff Neal
Welcome Back, Kotter1979TV SeriesSamson Malone
The Brood1979Barton Kelly
The Great Detective1979TV SeriesPete Stevens
Blood & Guts1978Red Henkel
Fantasy Island1978TV SeriesMr. Weaver
Happy Days1977TV SeriesProfessor Garrity
King of Kensington1977TV SeriesTeddy Bear
The Fighting Men1977TV MovieCoxswain
McMillan & Wife1977TV SeriesHarry Court
Silver Streak1976Conventioneer
Bronk1975-1976TV SeriesHarry Mark
The Canary1975TV MovieLou
The Family Holvak1975TV SeriesSkinner
The Lost Saucer1975TV SeriesCommander Stickler
The Six Million Dollar Man1975TV SeriesRobert Meyer
Barney Miller1974-1975TV SeriesLyman Cooper / Uncle Charlie Ryan
Who Is the Black Dahlia?1975TV MovieTraveling Salesman
Police Story1973-1975TV SeriesCaptain Calvelli / Garbash
Kolchak: The Night Stalker1975TV SeriesSenator Stephens
Ironside1967-1974TV SeriesRalph 'The Angel' Drexell / Clark Andrews / Durand / ...
Cannon1974TV SeriesBilly Burrows
Barnaby Jones1974TV SeriesCapt. Mike
Marcus Welby, M.D.1974TV SeriesDanny's Manager
Gunsmoke1962-1974TV SeriesDr. Rhodes / Thaddius McKay / Uncle Sunday / ...
Why Rock the Boat?1974Philip Butcher
Devil Times Five1974Dr. Brown
Indict and Convict1974TV MovieMav Theisen
Tenafly1974TV SeriesReverend Matthews
Hec Ramsey1973TV SeriesPipe Yard Owner
The Starlost1973TV SeriesWilliam
Shaft1973TV SeriesStanley Hollister
Here's Lucy1973TV SeriesTruck Driver
Between Friends1973Will
Brock's Last Case1973TV MovieJake Hinkley
The Merry Wives of Tobias Rouke1972Tobias Rouke
Mannix1967-1972TV SeriesSheriff Simkins / Leonard Duncan
Columbo1972TV SeriesMan at Murder Scene
Me and the Chimp1972TV SeriesMr. Pitts
The Sixth Sense1972TV SeriesMr. Bennington
Funny Face1971TV SeriesPat / Pat Harwell
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law1971TV SeriesMr. Harlen
The Harness1971TV MovieDoc Marn
Nichols1971TV SeriesMurphy
Love, American Style1971TV SeriesJack (segment "Love and the Guilty Conscience")
Police Surgeon1971TV Series
Bonanza1968-1971TV SeriesDoctor Phelps / Charlie Matson
Night Gallery1971TV SeriesThe Policeman (segment "They're Tearing Down Tim Riley's Bar")
The Immortal1970TV SeriesDr. Andrew Kinneson
The Interns1970TV SeriesMiller
Nancy1970TV SeriesMarcus
Here Come the Brides1968-1970TV SeriesCapt. Roland Francis Clancey / Capt. Roland Frances Clancey
The Undefeated1969Thad Benedict


The Cosby Show1992TV Series special thanks - 1 episode


The Danny Kaye Show1963TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

The Crimebusters1962Kaline

Nominated Awards

1988GeminiGemini AwardsBest Performance by a Supporting ActorFamily Reunion (1988)

Known for movies

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