Currently of age 82, Robert Conrad is recognized as a film and TV actor, singer, as well as known as a stuntman. Till now in his career, he is finest identified for his character played during period of 1965 till 1969 based television series entitled as The Wild Wild West, performing urbane Secret Service agent named James T. West. Moreover, he was too known as a recording artist of rock/pop songs during early 1960s as Bob Conrad prior he started working on his acting career. Net worth of Robert Conrad is a combined sum of his appearance as an actor, singer and his other appearances, get more details below:
Chicago, located in Illinois is the birthplace of Conrad. His father named Leonard Henry Falkowski was 16 years old at the time of his birth. His father owns Polish origin. His mother named Alice Jacqueline Hartman was of age 15 when she delivered birth, and she named her son after the name of her own father. She became leading publicity director of Mercury Records, identified as Jackie Smith. She would wed many times, comprising once to Chicago based radio personality named Eddie Hubbard in year 1948. They both has one child together prior departing in year 1958.
During initial phase of his career, Conrad was contracted to Warner Bros. in form of an actor. Later, he has launched many recordings along with Warner Bros on diversity EPs, LPs, and SPs 33-1/3 as well as 45 rpm records during period of late 1950s as well as early 1960s. He released a minor Billboard famous song in “Bye Bye Baby” which attained #113.
In year 1959, he performed as Billy the Kid in an episode “Amnesty” of Colt .45. In year 1958, he made appearance in the season two of James Garner series entitled as Maverick. Prior to The Wild Wild West, he performed as Tom Lopaka on platform of Hawaiian Eye. This show was popular during period of 1959 till 1963, in U.S. as well as overseas.
It is known that he got ratings success one more time during period of 1976 till 1978 as renowned tough-guy i.e. a World War II fighter ace named as Pappy Boyington in Baa Baa Black Sheep, which was retitled for its season two and in late syndication in form of Black Sheep Squadron. Moreover, this actor was extensively recognized during late 1970s on account of his TV commercials made for Eveready batteries.
Conrad got married to his first wife named Joan. Their marriage lasted for 25 years till a friendly divorce. This couple is having five children. Conrad’s second marriage made to LaVelda Ione Fann, has three children. They both got divorced in year 2010.
How much is Robert Conrad Net worth in 2017
Robert Conrad is referred to as an actor and singer who succeeded to attain net worth of $2.2 million US dollars even at this age. Initially, he earned well by signing with Warner Bros. in form of an actor during mid-50s. But he was more passionate in following a recording career, and he was capable to transform his acting contract to a recording contract made with Warner Bros, adding to his income.
He earned excellently by recording a series of songs during late 50s as well as early 60s. The proof is that his track entitled as “Bye Bye Baby”, attained #113 on Billboard 200. He ultimately moved his focus back towards acting, and earned by making appearance in some projects like “Lawman”, “Thundering Jets”, “77 Sunset Strip”, “Sea Hunt”, “Hawaiian Eye”, “Mission: Impossible”, “The D.A.”, “Black Sheep Squadron”, “High Sierra Search and Rescue”, “A Man Called Sloan”, and “Nash Bridges”.
Singing with Warner Bros and release of some famous records of music gave recognition as a singer to Robert Conrad. He served excellently in acting and he is greatest recognized on account of his featuring role on “The Wild Wild West”.