Who is Robert Fuller and what is his net worth 2018? Leonard Leroy “Buddy” Lee, commonly known as Robert Fuller is an American horse rancher and retired actor. He became prominent for his raspy, deep voice and was popular to TV viewers all around the 1960s and 1970s from his co-starring characters as Jess Harper and Copper Smith on the familiar 1960s Western series named as Laramie and Wagon Train, and also well renowned for his starring performance as Dr. Kelly Brackett in the medical drama Emergency in the 1970s.
With all his success, we are left with an open question that what is the net worth of Robert Fuller? Let’s have a look on the income profile and some more details about him.
Troy, New York, Robert Fuller was born on 29th July, 1933 to Betty Simpson. For 5th and 6th grade, he was admitted to Miami Military School and Key West High School for 9th grade. At the age of 14, he quit the school because he disliked it and was giving poor performance there. At the age of 16, he travelled with his family to Hollywood, California in 1950 where his 1st job was as a stunt man. He joined the Screen Actors at the requesting of his friends.
Robert Fuller was married to Patricia Lee Lyon in 1962. But they got divorced in 1984. In 2001, he got married to Jennifer Savidge. He has 3 children from his previous marriage.
The 1st small role of Robert Fuller was as an extra in the 1952 movie named as, Above and Beyond. In the US Army, career of Robert went on hold for service. In Korea, he served a tour of duty and returned to US in 1955. In 1956 was the 1st speaking role of Robert Fuller. He played the role of a former soldier in the 1956 episode “The Comeback”. He was cast in his first supreme movie performance in Teenage Thunder in the year 1957.
He became a deeply familiar character actor, guest-starring in so many of TV programs incorporating The Big Valley, Buckskin, The Restless Gun, U.S. Marshal and many more. In the film Maverick, he gave a cameo performance. He performed in some of the nondescript movies over the next years. It seemed that his career was obstructing as the Western was steadily being retired from the American movie industry. He performed in the pilot of CBS Western Series, named as, Jake’s Way in 1980.
Robert Fuller won the Best Actor Award in Japan in 1961. He was the 1st American to achieve this award. He also won 5 Ottos in 1970. He has also won the Buffalo Bill award for Outstanding Western Entertainment. He also won the Outstanding Service Award in 1974. He won the Golden Boot Award in 1989. He won the Silver Spur Award in 2007. He was the 1st recipient of the Spirit of the Cowboy Lonestar Legacy Award on 12th Oct, 2013.
Net Worth of Robert Fuller
The net worth of Robert Fuller has been estimated to be $5.5 million approximately. He has achieved this good amount of net worth by making his career in acting. His incredible performances in the movies contribute a lot in making this huge amount of wealth. His hard work, determination and success are responsible for having this great amount of net worth with him.
Robert Fuller is a retired actor and horse rancher. He has won many awards in his life. He is one of the wealthiest and successful actors.