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Frank Cady Net Worth

Frank Cady Net Worth is
$1.5 Million

Frank Cady Biography

Although Frank Cady's most famous role would be that of general-store owner Sam Drucker, one of the less nutty residents of Hooterville in both Green Acres (1965) and Petticoat Junction (1963), he had a history as a film, stage and television actor long before those shows. Cady also appeared on some radio programs including Gunsmoke. In the 1950s,...


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Quick Facts

Full NameFrank Cady
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 8, 1915
Died2012-06-08
Place Of BirthSusanville, California, U.S.
Height5' 10" (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack
EducationStanford University
NationalityAmerican
SpouseShirley Cady ; children
ChildrenCatherine Turk,, Steven Cady
ParentsClara Cady, Leon Cady
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0128326
MoviesAce in the Hole, The Bad Seed, When Worlds Collide, Return to Green Acres, The Indian Fighter, Let's Make It Legal, Zandy's Bride, 7 Faces of Dr. Lao, Hearts of the West, Dear Brat, The Sellout, The Million Dollar Duck, The Atomic City, Experiment Alcatraz, Half a Hero, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet: Vol. 9
TV ShowsGreen Acres, Petticoat Junction, These Are the Days


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Retired from acting and living in Portland, Oregon
2He is interred at Meridian United Church of Christ Cemetery in Wilsonville, Oregan.
3He played the same character (Sam Drucker) in three different television series: Petticoat Junction (1963), Green Acres (1965) and The Beverly Hillbillies (1962).
4In 2005 he attended Eddie Albert's funeral along with his Green Acres (1965) co-stars Sid Melton and Mary Grace Canfield, who played Alf and Ralph, the "Monroe Brothers".
5Graduated from Lassen Union High School in California with the intent of becoming a journalist.
6Receiving his BA in speech and drama, Frank eventually returned to Stanford for graduate work. He met his future wife, actress Shirley Jones (not The Partridge Family (1970) star), while teaching acting at the university.
7Just prior to serving in WWII, he became a radio announcer and landed a job at KGDM in Stockton California. Eventually he moved on to KYA and subsequently to KGO in San Francisco.
8Retiring to Oregon in 1991, Cady and his wife kept active playing golf and hiking. Until recently, they took annual month-long hiking trips to Switzerland.
9In 1984, Frank received a call from Orson Welles asking him to appear in an upcoming film, The Cradle Will Rock. Sadly, the picture was pushed back and Welles died before it could be shot.
10Two children: Steve Cady and Catherine Turk.
11He is one of only three co-stars of Petticoat Junction (1963) who stayed with the series for its entire seven-year run (the other two being Edgar Buchanan and Linda Henning).


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Bald Head
2Hayseed Drawl


Quotes

#Quote
1What's the secret to playing Sam Drucker? I just play myself. Sam Drucker and I are old friends. I played him on Petticoat Junction (1963), Green Acres (1965) and The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) and we were going strong until 1971, when Fred Silverman canceled every show with a tree in it.


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Return to Green Acres1990TV MovieSam Drucker
After MASH1984TV SeriesGus Bell
ABC Weekend Specials1977-1978TV SeriesMr. Sutter / Mr. Minney
Eight Is Enough1977TV Series
Monster Squad1976TV SeriesThe Farmer
Hearts of the West1975Pa Tater
These Are the Days1974TV SeriesHomer (voice)
Zandy's Bride1974Pa Allan
Hawaii Five-O1974TV SeriesJudge Bergstrom
The Million Dollar Duck1971Assayer
Green Acres1965-1971TV SeriesSam Drucker / Ben Drucker
Petticoat Junction1963-1970TV SeriesSam Drucker
The Beverly Hillbillies1968-1970TV SeriesSam Drucker
The Gnome-Mobile1967Charlie Pettibone (uncredited)
The Andy Griffith Show1965-1966TV SeriesFarley Upchurch / Luke
Gunsmoke1964TV SeriesWebb Norton
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1953-1964TV SeriesDoc Williams Mr. Baxter Dr. Williams ...
Hazel1964TV SeriesMr. Pincus
The Great Adventure1964TV SeriesDrover
7 Faces of Dr. Lao1964Mayor James Sargent
Grindl1963TV SeriesMr. Burroughs
Glynis1963TV SeriesGeorge
Wagon Train1958-1963TV SeriesHiram - Shopkeeper / Fitch / George Barry
Swingin' Together1963TV MovieGas Station Attendant (uncredited)
The Real McCoys1961-1963TV SeriesEd Oliver / Cousin Edgar
The Virginian1963TV SeriesMr. Hardy
Cheyenne1962TV SeriesWayne
Dennis the Menace1962TV SeriesDr. Fred Ferguson
The Untouchables1962TV SeriesLarry Croft
Pete and Gladys1961TV SeriesTeller
Perry Mason1961TV SeriesJoe Widlock / Hiram Widlock
Guestward Ho!1961TV SeriesHarry Crawford
Hawaiian Eye1961TV SeriesHarvey Gamson
Rawhide1961TV SeriesStorekeeper
General Electric Theater1957-1960TV SeriesGeorge Hanson
The Jim Backus Show1960TV SeriesLawyer
Klondike1960TV SeriesLester
Markham1960TV SeriesDoctor
The Alaskans1960TV SeriesBradshaw
The Deputy1960TV SeriesHarry Rickert
Make Room for Daddy1960TV SeriesWill - Town Drunk
The Man Who Understood Women1959John Milstead
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse1959TV Series
Sugarfoot1959TV SeriesJay Hollis
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna1959TV SeriesDirector
77 Sunset Strip1959TV SeriesBeverly Hills Hotel Clerk
Trackdown1958TV SeriesBob Tail
The Girl Most Likely1958Pop
The Missouri Traveler1958Willie Poole
Maverick1958TV SeriesHamelin
Broken Arrow1957TV SeriesThaddeus Parker
The Tin Star1957Abe Pickett (uncredited)
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1957TV SeriesMr. Usher
Three Violent People1956Dr. Graham (uncredited)
The Bad Seed1956Henry Daigle
You Are There1956TV SeriesJohn Stark
Private Secretary1956TV SeriesBarney
December Bride1956TV Series
TV Reader's Digest1956TV Series
Front Row Center1956TV SeriesPeter Ball
The Indian Fighter1955Trader Joe
Trial1955Canford (uncredited)
Climax!1954TV Series
Rear Window1954Man on Fire Escape
Marry Me Again1953Dr. Day
Half a Hero1953Mr. Watts
Life with Luigi1953TV Series
The Sellout1952Bennie Amboy
The Atomic City1952F.B.I. Agent George Weinberg
When Worlds Collide1951Harold Ferris
Let's Make It Legal1951Ferguson
Ace in the Hole1951Al Federber
Dear Brat1951Creavy
Lightning Strikes Twice1951Gas Station Man (uncredited)
Hunt the Man Down1950Showbox Puppeteer (uncredited)
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone1950Harry (uncredited)
Experiment Alcatraz1950Max Henry
Emergency Wedding1950Mr. Hoff (uncredited)
Three Husbands1950Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Dial 11191950Fred Backett, Man on Street (uncredited)
Pal, Fugitive Dog1950ShortDoctor
Pretty Baby1950Janitor (uncredited)
Convicted1950Eddie (uncredited)
The Next Voice You Hear...1950Baldy Plant Worker in Locker Room (uncredited)
Father of the Bride1950Timid Engagement Party Guest (uncredited)
The Asphalt Jungle1950Night Clerk (uncredited)
D.O.A.1950Eddie - Bartender (uncredited)
Perfect Strangers1950Geologist (uncredited)
Young Man with a Horn1950Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
The Great Rupert1950Mr. Taney - Tax Investigator
The Lady Takes a Sailor1949Mr. Wentworth (uncredited)
Prejudice1949Pa Hanson (uncredited)
Abandoned1949Nolan - City Editor (uncredited)
It's a Great Feeling1949Oculist (uncredited)
Special Agent1949Motorist (uncredited)
Take One False Step1949Reporter (uncredited)
Flamingo Road1949Tom Hill (uncredited)
The Sky Dragon1949Clerk (uncredited)
The Crooked Way1949Barnes - Undercover Man at Bar (uncredited)
City Across the River1949Shirley's Partner (uncredited)
He Walked by Night1948Pete Hammond (uncredited)
Bungalow 131948Gus Barton
The Vicious Circle1948Court Clerk (uncredited)
The Checkered Coat1948Skinner
Sarge Goes to College1947Prof. Edwards
Violence1947Jepson - United Defenders Committee Member (uncredited)

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Petticoat Junction1966-1970TV Series performer - 12 episodes
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1957-1958TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The History of Hooterville2005Video documentaryHimself
Paul Henning & The Hillbillies2005Video documentaryHimself
Family Feud1983TV SeriesHimself
The Colgate Comedy Hour1955TV SeriesHimself - Actor

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - In Memoriam
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1974-1978TV SeriesCharlie Pettibone / Assayer

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