Alex Karras

Alex Karras
1935 - 2012

Alex Karras  American Actor


Alexander George "Alex" Karras (July 15, 1935 – October 10, 2012), nicknamed "The Mad Duck", was an American football player, professional wrestler, and actor. He played football with the Detroit Lions in the National Football Lea...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship32 yrs, 5 mths
Shortest Relationship17 yrs
Average Relationship Length24 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Alex
Middle Name George
Last Name Karras
Full Name at Birth Alexander George Karras
Alternative Name Alex
Age 77 (age at death) years
Birthday 15th July, 1935
Birthplace Gary, Indiana, USA
Died 10th October, 2012
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Kidney Failure
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight 248lbs (112 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Iowa
Occupation Text Actor, Producer, Singer, Football Player
Occupation Actor
American Football Position Defensive Tackle
Draft Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1958 NFL Draft.
Claim to Fame Webster
Family Member Katie Karras (Daughter)
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Alex Karras77 CancerActor
Susan Clark76 PiscesActress
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Buffalo '661998 TV Sportscaster Movie
The Tom Show1997 Mr. Amross, Tom's Dad TV Show
Fudge1995 Big A TV Show
The Street Corner Kids1994 Floyd Powell Movie
The Ben Stiller Show1992 Alex Karras TV Show
Civil Wars1991 Michael Connolly TV Show
Against All Odds1984 Hank Sully Movie
Webster1983 George Papadapolis TV Show
Victor Victoria1982 'Squash' Bernstein Movie
Maid in America1982 Cal Bullington TV Movie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982 Papa Bear TV Show
Nobody's Perfekt1981 Swaboda Movie
Porky's1981 Sheriff Wallace Movie
Masada1981 Roman Soldier TV Show
Word of Honor1981 Penniman Butcher (uncredited) TV Movie
When Time Ran Out...1980 Tiny Baker Movie
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story1980 Jughead Miller TV Movie
Jimmy B. & André1980 Jimmy Butsicaris TV Movie
FM1978 Doc Holiday Movie
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang1978 The Hooded Fang Movie
Centennial1978 Hans Brumbaugh TV Show
Mulligan's Stew1977 Mr. Hollenbeck TV Show
Mad Bull1977 Iago 'Mad Bull' Karkus TV Movie
Good Heavens1976 Jack TV Show
Babe1975 George Zaharias TV Movie
Consumer Survival Kit1975 TV Show
Blazing Saddles1974 Mongo Movie
The Great Lester Boggs1974 Sheriff Billy Bob Movie
Win, Place or Steal1974 Frank Movie
The 500 Pound Jerk1973 Hughie Rae Feather TV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972 Alex 'Moose' Novak TV Show
M*A*S*H1972 Lance Cpl. Lyle Wesson TV Show
Hardcase1972 Booker Llewellyn TV Movie
McMillan & Wife1971 Al Potter TV Show
The Odd Couple1970 Jake Metcalf TV Show
Love, American Style1969 TV Show
Daniel Boone1964 Williams TV Show
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