Who was Robert Brown? Wiki, Age, Bio, Actor, Death, Wife, Shows

Who was Robert Brown: Wiki, Age, Bio, Actor, Death, Wife, Shows: Robert Brown was an American television actor who was most active in the 1960s and 1970s. He was known for his work in: Here Comes the Bride, Star Trek: The Original Series, and Tower of London. Robert Brown’s full name was Robin Adair MacKenzie Brown, he was born on November 17, 1926, in Trenton, New Jersey, the U.S. He had three cameo appearances on Perry Mason in the early 1960s, playing the roles of Goring Gilbert and Frank Sykes, respectively, in the episodes “The Case of the Reluctant Model” (1963) and “The Case of the Larcenous Lady” (1960). In “Darrin on a Pedestal,” which aired on October 22, 1970, he played the come-alive Gloucester Fisherman’s Memorial statue in another unforgettable Bewitched performance.

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The TV actor died on 19 September 2022 at the age of 95. His death was verified by his friend Kiki Bremont to the media, however, the cause of death is not disclosed yet.

Robert Brown Early Life and Childhood

Robert Brown was born on November 17, 1926, in Trenton, New Jersey,  U.S. His English father, William, worked as a butler for Teddy Roosevelt and Sara Roosevelt; his mother, Margaret, was born in Scotland. Robert Brown had a rough childhood, he even served in the United States Navy during the last half of World War during his teenage years.

Robert Brown Education

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Robert Brown Career

Robert Brown started his acting career in New York City, where he studied and trained under renowned actors and directors like Walter Mathau, Rod Steiger, and the Erwin Piscator Dramatist Workshop at the New School for Social Research. His debut Broadway performance was in Lee Strasberg and John Garfield’s Skipper Next to God. Robert was chosen by Maxwell Anderson to portray Socrates’ son in the Playwrights Co.’s Barefoot in Athens.

In the 1968–1970 ABC sitcom Here Come the Brides, Brown played the charming, quick-talking Jason Bolt in a lead role. In the 1971–1972 syndicated marine adventure series Primus, he played Carter Primus.

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He appeared in a 1962 episode of the NBC western series Bonanza as a pastor (“Blessed Are They”). On the Star Trek episode “The Alternative Factor,” Brown alternated between the two characters playing Lazarus (1967). Robert Brown was cast at the last minute when John Drew Barrymore failed to appear for shooting Robert’s only feature film credits are the science fiction film The Flame Barrier and the horror film Tower of London (1962). He also appeared with Columbo in the episode “Playback” in 1975.

Brown, who was good friends with Carroll O’Connor,  and appeared in an episode of O’Connor’s series Archie Bunker’s Place in 1979 and an episode of In the Heat of the Night titled “Poor Relations,” which aired in 1994.

According to television producer Perry Lafferty, Brown was originally cast to play Steve McGarrett in the original Hawaii Five-O but was changed at the last minute by Jack Lord after producer Leonard Freeman felt Brown was not the perfect fit.

Robert Brown TV Shows

Brown appeared on a lot of TV shows as a guest. In the two-part “The Mad Dog Coll Story” episode of the NBC series The Lawless Years, which aired on July 28 and August 4, 1961, he was chosen to play Peter Coll. In three Perry Mason episodes, he made cameos as the murderer: Goring Gilbert in “The Case of the Reluctant Model” in 1963 and as Frank Sykes in “The Case of the Larcenous Lady” in 1960. He also played Tracey Walcott in “The Case of the Sleepy Slayer” in 1964. He also had a single appearance on Bewitched in the episode “Darrin on a Pedestal,” which aired on October 22, 1970.

Robert Brown Films

  • The Last Hurrah
  • Star Trek
  • Mannix
  • The Silent Service
  • Here comes the bride
  • The Challange

Robert Brown Personal Life

Robert Brown had 4 wives, first Robert Brown married Leila Brown in 1949 and got divorced in 1954.

In 1961 he got married to Mary Elizabeth but got divorced in 1967

Robert Brown got engaged to Anna Katherine Quanstrom in 1969 but due to some misunderstanding got divorced in 1980.

In 1986 he got engaged to Elisse Pogofsky-Harris, unfortunately, she died in 2018

Robert lived a quiet private life in the later phase of his life.

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Robert Brown Networth

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Robert Brown Information Table

Here is the full bio of Robert Brown his family, mother, father, brother, sister, spouse, children, school, education,  hometown, profession actor, nationality, body measurements, age, height, weight, eye colour, hair colour, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, cast, birthday, birthplace, hobbies, address,  zodiac sign, date of birth,  religion, and net worth.

 

Real Name Robert Brown
Profession Actor, TV personality
Gender Male
Nickname Not Known
Height (approx.) In feet inches: 6’2″

centimetres: 188cm

In meters: 1.88 m

Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- Not Known

In pounds- Not known.

Shoe Size

Not Known

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Short
Date of Birth 17 November 1926
Age (as in 2022) 95 Years
Birth Place
Trenton, New Jersey, U.S.
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Not Known
Nationality American
Hometown Trenton, New Jersey, U.S
School Not Known
Higher Education Not Known
Education Not Known
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity White
Hair Color Brown
Wife Elisse Pogofsky-Harris
Hobbies/Interests Not Known
Marital Status Married
Past Girlfriends Leila Brown
Sexuality Straight
Parents Father- William Brown

Mother- Not Known

Siblings  Not Known
Tattoos NA
Children 3
Net Worth Not Known

 

Robert Brown Social Media

Instagram- Not Known

Twitter- Not Known

Some Lesser Known Facts about Robert Brown

  • Here Come the Brides was inspired by true events
  • Brown also was an accomplished photographer.

  • He studied alongside Lee StrasbergRod SteigerHarry Belafonte, and Walter Matthau.
  • He was also a writer working on short stories and a novel.

 

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