Dick Clark

Dick Clark

Age
84
Birthday
Nov. 30th, 1929
Born in
Mount Vernon, New York, USA
Height
5' 9"

Dick Clark's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
The Dick Clark Show TV Show
The Dick Clark Show
Live! Dick Clark Presents TV Show
Live! Dick Clark Presents
Dick Clark's World of Talent TV Show
Dick Clark's World of Talent
Dinah! TV Show
Dinah!
The Other Half TV Show
The Other Half
 

Main Movie Roles

2002 - Bowling for Columbine
2002 - Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
2001 - Spy Kids
1999 - The Suburbans
1994 - Forrest Gump
1968 - Wild in the Streets
1959 - Gidget

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself
3
Himself (Voiced)
2
Gil Knox
2
Himself (Voiced)
2
Himself (Voiced)
2
Victor Brunswick
1
J.A. Bailey
1
Himself
1
Lefty Redbone (Voiced)
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:




TRIVIA:
  • When _"Bandstand" (1952)_ (qv) was picked up by ABC in 1957, he changed its name to "American Bandstand", ended the show's all-white policy and began introducing black artists. By 1959 it was broadcast by 101 affiliates and reached an audience of 20 million.
  • Was the co-owner of Film Ventures International Pictures with 'Edward L. Montoro' (qv) for several years.
  • On 2/14/02, Dick Clark Productions announced it will be acquired for $140 million by Mosaic Media Group, Inc., Capital Communications CDPQ Inc., and Jules Haimovitz, a senior television executive. Stockholders will receive $14.50 per share in cash. Clark himself will receive $12.50 per share in cash for a portion of his shares. Dick Clark Productions was founded in 1957.
  • Began his career in 1945 in the mailroom of WRUN in Utica, New York, working his way up to weatherman and then newsman.
  • He and his wife Kari were married on 7/7/77 in a ceremony that started at 7:00 pm. His address in Burbank at that time was PO Box 7777.
  • Child with first wife Barbara Mallery, Richard, Jr., was born 9 January 1957 in Philadelphia, PA.
  • Was hospitalized for a mild stroke and is reportedly doing fine. [8 December 2004]
  • Graduated from Syracuse University in 1951 with a degee in business administration.


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