Ken Curtis net worth: Ken Curtis was an American singer and actor who had a net worth of $5 million. Ken Curtis was born in Lamar, Colorado in July 1916 and passed away in April 1991. He was best known for starring as Festus Haggen on the CBS television series Gunsmoke from 1959 to 1975. Curtis starred as Jim Buckley on the TV series Ripcord from 1961 to 1963. From 1983 to 1984 he starred as Hoyt Coryell on the series The Yellow Rose. He also starred in several films including Out of the Depths, Rio Grande, Don Daredevil Rides Again, The Quiet Man, Fighting Coast Guard, The Long Gray Line, Mr. Roberts, The Searchers, The Wings of Eagles, Spring Reunion, The Missouri Traveler, The Last Hurrah, Escort West, The Young Land, The Horse Soldiers, The Killer Shrews, Freckles, The Alamo, Two Rode Together, How the West Was Won, Cheyenne Autumn, Lost, Once Upon a Texas Train, and more. Ken Curtis passed away on April 28, 1991 at 74 years old from a heart attack.
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|Net Worth||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth||July 2, 1916 - April 28, 1991 (age 74 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Film Producer, Singer|
|Nationality||United States of America|
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I'd stop in the middle of a gun fight and sing a song.Ken Curtis
We did some jumping at the start of the show. We went out without telling anyone - and the studio liked to kill us. They were threatened with cancellation of their production insurance.Ken Curtis
I'm really proud of Gunsmoke. We put on a good show every week - one that families could all watch together without offending anyone.Ken Curtis
I've thought about doing other dramatic roles besides westerns, but I grew up in the West and I know the West.Ken Curtis
The scenes in the show were filmed with a crew of really excellent stunt jumpers, but we had the feel of the parachutes, so we could be more realistic in the roles.Ken Curtis