Ted Cassidy

Ted Cassidy
1932 - 1979

Ted Cassidy  American Actor


Theodore Crawford "Ted" Cassidy (July 31, 1932 – January 16, 1979) was an American actor. Noted for his tall stature at 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 m), (A result of acromegaly) he tended to play unusual characters in offbeat or science-ficti...

First Name Ted
Last Name Cassidy
Age 46 (age at death) years
Birthday 31st July, 1932
Birthplace Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died 16th January, 1979
Cause of Death during heart surgery
Height 6' 9" (206 cm)
Build Athletic
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Lurch of The Addam`s Family
Year(s) Active 1952–1979
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Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All1982 Thun TV Movie
The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone1979 Frankenstone (voice) TV Movie
Goin' Coconuts1978 Mickey Movie
Dr. Strange1978 Demon Balzaroth (voice, uncredited) TV Movie
Challenge of the SuperFriends1978 Black Manta TV Show
Godzilla1978 Godzilla TV Show
Greatest Heroes of the Bible1978 Goliath TV Show
The Fantastic Four1978 Ben Grimm TV Show
The Incredible Hulk1978 Hulk TV Show
Jana of the Jungle1978 Montaro TV Show
Yogi's Space Race1978 TV Show
The Flintstones Little Big League1978 Police Officer (voice) TV Movie
Dinky Dog1978 Additional Voices TV Show
The Last Remake of Beau Geste1977 Blindman Movie
Halloween with the New Addams Family1977 Lurch TV Movie
Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels1977 TV Show
The All-New Super Friends Hour1977 Crag TV Show
Man from Atlantis1977 Canja TV Show
Sugar Time!1977 TV Show
Space Sentinels1977 Agent Kronos TV Show
Benny and Barney: Las Vegas Undercover1977 Jake Tuttle TV Movie
Cowboysan1977 Baddie Short Film
Harry and Walter Go to New York1976 Leary Movie
Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle1976 Phobeg TV Show
The Bionic Woman1976 Bigfoot TV Show
Poor Pretty Eddie1975 Keno Movie
Planet Earth1974 Isiah TV Movie
Chico and the Man1974 Bruno TV Show
The Six Million Dollar Man1974 Bigfoot TV Show
The Great Lester Boggs1974 Movie
Thunder County1974 Cabrini Movie
The Harrad Experiment1973 Diner Patron (uncredited) Movie
The Slams1973 Glover Movie
The Addams Family1973 Lurch TV Show
Banacek1972 Jerry Crawford TV Show
Hec Ramsey1972 Mountain Man Pete TV Show
The New Scooby-Doo Movies1972 Lurch TV Show
Charcoal Black1972 Striker Movie
The Limit1972 Big Donnie Movie
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid1969 Harvey Logan Movie
Mackenna's Gold1969 Hachita Movie
Genesis II1969 Isiah TV Movie
Blaze Glory1969 Voices (voice) Short Film
The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn1968 Injun Joe TV Show
Jack and the Beanstalk1967 The Giant TV Movie
Birdman1967 Meteor Man TV Show
Fantastic 41967 Galactus TV Show
Ironside1967 Wrestler TV Show
Mannix1967 Felipe Montoya TV Show
Mr. Terrific1967 Bojo TV Show
The Herculoids1967 Igoo (1967-1969) (voice, uncredited) TV Show
Super President1967 Spy Shadow (voice) TV Show
Batman1966 Lurch TV Show
Frankenstein, Jr. and the Impossibles1966 Frankenstein, Jr. TV Show
Space Ghost1966 Metallus TV Show
Star Trek1966 Gorn TV Show
Tarzan1966 Sampson TV Show
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.1966 Tullio TV Show
The Phyllis Diller Show1966 Maxie TV Show
I Dream of Jeannie1965 Hamid, Habib TV Show
Laredo1965 Monte TV Show
Lost in Space1965 Slave TV Show
Daniel Boone1964 Gentle Sam TV Show
The Addams Family1964 Lurch TV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964 Edgar TV Show
The Beverly Hillbillies1962 Mr. Ted TV Show
The Angry Red Planet1960 Martian (voice, uncredited) Movie
Insight1960 TV Show
Bonanza1959 Garth TV Show
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    mr64Jan 3, 2011

    It`s coming up on the 31st anniversary of his death, I wish I could have met my namesake. They`ve called me lurch forever, I`m proud of that!

    mr64Dec 25, 2010

    The best and only lurch. It's been my nickname for years too. You are missed greatly big guy!

    RichardSep 16, 2009

    Lurch in the Adams family,and was in the Star Trek episode What are little girls made off. Died much to young.

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