Barry Gordan Net Worth
Who Is Barry Gordan?
Barry Gordan is an American professional movie, television and voice actor. He was born on December 21 in the year 1948.
Barry Gordan Net worth:
Barry Gordan net worth is of about $6 million. His wealth comes from the television shows that he hosts and also the movies that he had done.
Barry Gordan Life History:
Barry Gordan was born in Brooklyn, in Massachusetts on 21 of December in the year 1948. His stepfather was a crooner of famous love song back then, most popular of them being “The Nearness of You”.
Barry started his acting career at a very young age, when he was just three years old he started his acting on television in the show called Amateur Hour and sang Johnnie Ray’s Cry and won the second position. Then at the age of six years, he recorded “Nuttin’ for Christmas”.
At the time he was the youngest artist ever to hit a pre-Hot 100 Billboard chart, and his song was at number 6. This was in the year 1955. This song had sold over a million copies and was given the golden disc. After this the next year he charted his second single called “Rock around Mother Goose”.
He also acted in a number of television shows as a child artist like Richard Diamond, Private Detective, and The Jackie Gleason Show among many. At the age of 13, Barry started his career on Broadway as Nick in A thousand Clowns which was made by Herb Gardner and this was the role that earned him the Tony Award nomination.
He in the mid-30’s of his age returned to school and graduated summa cum laude as a political science major from the famous California University in Los Angeles. Then in the year 1991, he went to Loyola Law School to receive his J.D. He married Gail Schaper.
Barry Gordan – Known For:
Barry Gordan is basically famous for his career as a professional American Actor. He has been the longest serving President of the Screen Actors Guild and served from the year 1988 to 1995.
He has also worked hard as a television host, producer and also as a singer. In the year 2008, he made a debut with his daily Internet talk show that became quite famous called Left Talk.
As a voice actor, his most important roles were Donatello and Bebop in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and A Jake “Razor” in the famous SWAT Kats: The Radical Squadron.
Barry Gordan Political / Business Affiliations:
In the year 1998, Barry was one of the nominees for the Democratic Party for the United States Congress from the area of Pasadena in California. He absolutely shocked everyone as he came within three points of unseating the Republican Party incumbent James Rogan.
From the year 2007 Barry has been teaching courses in politics and media at the California State University in California.