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Robert Rockwell Net Worth

Robert Rockwell Net Worth is
$1 Million

Robert Rockwell Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

As heartthrob "Mr. Boynton" on "Our Miss Brooks", Robert Rockwell was so identified with the role that other, dramatic roles were often denied him. Still, after beginning his career as a contract player for Republic Studios he appeared in over 350 television shows over fifty years, and on stage opposite Jose Ferrer in the 1946 Broadway production ...
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthOctober 15, 1920
Died2003-01-25
Place Of BirthChicago, Illinois, USA
Height6' 2" (1.88 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack
SpouseElizabeth Weiss children
Star SignLibra
TitleSalary
You Gotta Stay Happy (1948)$75 per week
#Fact
1He replaced Jeff Chandler in the role of Mr. Phillip Boynton in the OUR MISS BROOKS radio series; a part which he continued on the television version of that Eve Arden sitcom.
2His portrayal of Jor-el, Kryptonian biological father of Superman was the first on television, second to Nelson Leigh; who had a brief appearance in the first serial of the Man of Steel, SUPERMAN (Columbia, 1948).
3He was the first actor ever to play Jor-El, the father of DC Comics hero Superman. The role would later be played by Marlon Brando and Russell Crowe.
4Grandfather of Taylor W. Rockwell.
5Played a few standard leads in a couple of 'Cold War' era "B" propaganda films, including the cult film The Red Menace (1949) wherein he played a war vet who is duped by the Reds.
6Founding member of the California Artists Radio Theatre.
7Appeared in more than 200 commercials and voiceovers, most notably as the grandfather treating his grandson to a piece of candy in the Werthers Original Candy" spot.
8Studied at the Pasadena Playhouse where he received a masters degree.
9Played Loretta Young's husband a few times on her anthology program "The Loretta Young Show" in the 60s.
10He took his most identifiable role of the handsomely awkward biology teacher Philip Boynton from "Our Miss Brooks" from radio to TV.
11Children: daughters Susan and Alison; sons Robert Jr., Jeffrey and Gregory.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Perfect Alibi1995Jonah Kringle
Beverly Hills, 902101993TV SeriesBill Beevis
The Golden Palace1993TV SeriesMr. Cochran
Hell Hath No Fury1991TV MovieMr. Stewart
Growing Pains1988-1990TV SeriesWally Overmier
The World According to Straw1990TV MovieMr. Westland
Valerie's Family: The Hogans1990TV SeriesGrandpa Hogan
Nearly Departed1989TV SeriesThe Minister
Newhart1989TV SeriesJack Gorski
Rags to Riches1987TV Series
Destination America1987TV Movie
Days of Our Lives1987TV SeriesDr. Simon Hopkins
Falcon Crest1986TV SeriesGiles Taylor
Dallas1980-1986TV SeriesMinister / The Minister / Mitchell
Dynasty1984-1986TV SeriesBoard Member #1 / George
Hunter1985TV SeriesRalph Flagg
E/R1984TV SeriesJohn Harrison
Diff'rent Strokes1979-1984TV SeriesTom Bishop / Mr. Bishop
Mama's Family1984TV SeriesOscar Babcook
Emerald Point N.A.S.1984TV SeriesMr. Wallace
Knots Landing1983TV SeriesDoctor
The Kid with the 200 I.Q.1983TV Movie
Life of the Party: The Story of Beatrice1982TV MovieMr. Saxe
Flamingo Road1981TV Series
Golden Gate1981TV Movie
Charlie's Angels1981TV SeriesHarrison
The Waltons1981TV SeriesClayton Anderson
Murder in Texas1981TV MovieParker
Benson1981TV SeriesUncle Henry
Lou Grant1980TV SeriesMonty
Eight Is Enough1979TV SeriesGeorge MacArthur
Here's Lucy1973TV SeriesJack Scott
Lassie1959-1970TV SeriesWill Thorne / Dean Chalmers / Tom Wade / ...
The Bill Cosby Show1969-1970TV SeriesTom Bennett
Petticoat Junction1970TV SeriesNorbert Thompson
Green Acres1969TV SeriesProfessor Rockwell
Sol Madrid1968Chief Danvers
Summer Fun1966TV SeriesSam Thompson
Thompson's Ghost1966TV MovieSam Thompson
Perry Mason1959-1965TV SeriesEd Purvis / Everett Rixby / Cole B. Troy / ...
A Letter to Nancy1965Pastor
This Is the Life1964TV SeriesBill Westover
Espionage Target: You1964ShortAgent (uncredited)
Three Wise Boys1963TV MoviePastor Karl Swenson
The Lucy Show1962TV SeriesTom Bennett
Room for One More1962TV SeriesMason
Bronco1962TV SeriesVan Dix
Bus Stop1962TV SeriesNewscaster
Maverick1961TV SeriesTom Blauvelt
Death Valley Days1961TV SeriesWilliam Thorne
Checkmate1961TV SeriesEd Matthews
Surfside 61960TV SeriesPhillip Johns
The Roaring 20's1960TV SeriesMike Callahan
The Man from Blackhawk1959-1960TV SeriesSam Logan
Gunsmoke1959TV SeriesMr. Philips
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1959TV SeriesGeorge Taylor
Yancy Derringer1958TV SeriesPhillip Hampton
The Millionaire1957-1958TV SeriesDolph Randolph / Amberson Adams
The Silent Service1958TV SeriesSharp
The Loretta Young Show1958TV SeriesJeb Stewart / Stephen / Albert Dickens
Navy Log1957-1958TV SeriesSandy Bridges / Chief John Milde
Turn the Other Cheek1958ShortBen Hanson
How to Marry a Millionaire1957TV SeriesAbner J. Harcourt
Studio 571957TV Series
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna1957TV SeriesDan
Schlitz Playhouse1957TV Series
State Trooper1957TV SeriesJoe Bishop
Tales of Wells Fargo1957TV SeriesFrank Finley
Our Miss Brooks1952-1956TV SeriesPhilip Boynton
Our Miss Brooks1956Phillip 'Phil' Boynton
Cavalcade of America1953TV Series
The War of the Worlds1953Forest Ranger at Crash Site (uncredited)
Sky King1952TV SeriesJim Taylor
The Turning Point1952Reporter (uncredited)
Adventures of Superman1952TV SeriesJor-El
The Lone Ranger1950-1952TV SeriesGlen Darby / Rick Merrill / Randy Tyler / ...
Just for You1952John Ransome
The Schaefer Century Theatre1952TV Series
Racket Squad1951-1952TV SeriesDon Kerby / Jack
Campbell Summer Soundstage1952TV SeriesBarry Johnson
The Unexpected1952TV SeriesDavey
Chevron Theatre1952TV Series
Week-End with Father1951Ranger Kennedy (uncredited)
Gruen Guild Theater1951TV Series
Search for Tomorrow1951TV SeriesDr. Greg Hartford (1977-1978)
The Prince Who Was a Thief1951Bogo (uncredited)
The Frogmen1951Lt. Bill Doyle
Stars Over Hollywood1950-1951TV SeriesBarry Johnson
Call Me Mister19511st Sergeant (uncredited)
Prisoners in Petticoats1950Mark Hampton
Lonely Heart Bandits1950Police Lt. Carroll
Trial Without Jury1950Police Lt. Bill Peters
Destination Big House1950Dr. Walter Phillips
Women from Headquarters1950Gates
Federal Agent at Large1950Dr. Ross Carrington
Belle of Old Mexico1950Kip Armitage III
Singing Guns1950uncredited
Unmasked1950Detective Lt. James 'Jim' Webster
The Blonde Bandit1950Dist. Atty. James Deveron
Alias the Champ1949Police Lt. Ron Peterson
Task Force1949Lt. Kelly (uncredited)
The Red Menace1949Bill Jones
You Gotta Stay Happy1948Eddie

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Growing PainsTV Series 1 episode, 1989 performer - 1 episode, 1989
Our Miss Brooks1952-1956TV Series performer - 8 episodes

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Man Nobody Liked1963Documentary
The Ed Sullivan Show1955TV SeriesHimself
Land of Opportunity: The Sponge Diver1949Documentary shortNarrator

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dallas Reunion: Return to Southfork2004TV Movie documentaryMinister (uncredited)
Lassie: The Adventures of Neeka1968TV Movie

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