The boss of The Six Million Dollar Man- Richard Anderson passed away at the age of 91 on Thursday at his home in Bravery Hills. He dies due to natural death. Recently, Variety celebrated his 91st birthday earlier that month.
The talented actor, Richard brought a new wave of supernatural heroes to television and was a big star during the 1950s with a large number of famous TV movies and shows. So today let's just talk about his career, salary, and net worth. Are you ready to know all about Richard's career and net worth? Then, read the full article.
Richard Norman Anderson was an American television and film actor. He was born in Long Branch, New Jersey. He went into the military before starting his acting career. He showed an interest in acting after watching Gray Cooper in Films.
He made his first debut in Twelve O'Clock High in 1949 and also appeared in MGM films. His acting was so popular during 1949s. After the 1950s, he worked in many films: Forbidden Planet, Paths of Glory, and much more. But he is best known for the famous fifties series Zorro. In the 60s, he was on Perry Mason, and his acting was so popular that made him appeared on dozens of shows.
In the 1970s, he became famous for the television series The Six Million Dollar Man, and he also appeared in a bunch of movies. In 1976, Anderson played the same role of Goldman in The Bionic Woman. He was the first actor to portray the same character on 2 TV series.
He also appeared in a few commercial and TV after the Six Million Dollar Man franchise completed in the 90s. He also appeared in the television movies like The Night Strangler, Charlie's Angle, Matt Houston, Knight Rider, Remington Steel, Cover Up, The A-Team, The Fall Guy, Simon & Simon, and Murder.
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In the 1990s he served as a narrator for Kung Fu: The Legend Continues. He also served as a commercial spokesperson for the Shell Oil Company in the US. Richard got honored with a Golden Palm Star on the Palm Springs Walk of Star, in 2007.
Moving towards his personal life, he is married two times, but unfortunately, both marriages did not long last. His first wife Carol Lee Ladd (1955-1956) and second wife Katherine Thalberg (1961-1973). He gave birth to three daughters: Ashley, Brooke, and Deva.
However, he gained name and fame from his acting career, let's know about his net worth.
The Bionic Woman star, Richard was a very hard working and dedicated actor. He gave his entire life serving the hollywood industries. With all his hard work and struggle, he was able to add a lot to his net worth.
The late actor earned a lot from his hits series and movies. His estimated net worth in 2017 was between $15-$25 million.
Although he no more in this world but will always remain in our heart. REST IN PEACE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!