Alex Karras  American Actor

Current Status

Alex Karras passed away on 10th Oct 2012 aged 77.


Alex Karras was previously married to Susan Clark (1980 - 2012) and Joan Jurgenson (1958 - 1975).

Alex Karras had a daughter named Katie.


Alex Karras is a 77 year old American Actor. Born Alexander George Karras on 15th July, 1935 in Gary, Indiana, USA, he is famous for Webster. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Alex Karras was in an on-screen matchup with Susan Clark in Webster (1983).

Alex Karras is a member of the following lists: Actors from Gary, Indiana, Writers from Gary, Indiana and Sportspeople from Gary, Indiana.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Alex Karras77 CancerActor
Susan Clark76 PiscesActress
Joan Jurgenson-




Buffalo '661998TV SportscasterMovie
The Tom Show1997Mr. Amross, Tom's DadTV Show
Fudge1995Big ATV Show
The Street Corner Kids1994Floyd PowellMovie
The Ben Stiller Show1992Alex KarrasTV Show
Civil Wars1991Michael ConnollyTV Show
Against All Odds1984Hank SullyMovie
Webster1983George PapadapolisTV Show
Victor Victoria1982'Squash' BernsteinMovie
Maid in America1982Cal BullingtonTV Movie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982Papa BearTV Show
Nobody's Perfekt1981SwabodaMovie
Porky's1981Sheriff WallaceMovie
Masada1981Roman SoldierTV Show
Word of Honor1981Penniman Butcher (uncredited)TV Movie
When Time Ran Out...1980Tiny BakerMovie
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story1980Jughead MillerTV Movie
Jimmy B. & André1980Jimmy ButsicarisTV Movie
FM1978Doc HolidayMovie
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang1978The Hooded FangMovie
Centennial1978Hans BrumbaughTV Show
Mulligan's Stew1977Mr. HollenbeckTV Show
Mad Bull1977Iago 'Mad Bull' KarkusTV Movie
Good Heavens1976JackTV Show
Babe1975George ZahariasTV Movie
Consumer Survival Kit1975TV Show
Blazing Saddles1974MongoMovie
The Great Lester Boggs1974Sheriff Billy BobMovie
Win, Place or Steal1974FrankMovie
The 500 Pound Jerk1973Hughie Rae FeatherTV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Alex 'Moose' NovakTV Show
M*A*S*H1972Lance Cpl. Lyle WessonTV Show
Hardcase1972Booker LlewellynTV Movie
McMillan & Wife1971Al PotterTV Show
The Odd Couple1970Jake MetcalfTV Show
Love, American Style1969TV Show
Daniel Boone1964WilliamsTV Show
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wjerryzJul 3

Alex was a great tackle. I enjoyed watching him play

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    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 W
    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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