Robert Walker Jr. Bio – Robert Walker Jr. Wiki
Robert Walker Jr. full name Robert Hudson Walker Jr., was an American actor. He starred on a memorable Star Trek episode and in such films as Ensign Pulver and Young Billy Young.
He trained at the Actors Studio, appeared on episodes of Route 66 and Naked City in 1962 and made his film debut as a private in The Hook (1963), a Korean War film starring Kirk Douglas.
He played Laurence Harvey’s brother in the crime drama The Ceremony (1963), receiving a Golden Globe for most promising male newcomer, and starred off-Broadway in 1964 in I Knock at the Door and Pictures in the Hallway.
He later appeared with John Wayne in The War Wagon (1967), with Celeste Yarnall in Eve (1968) and with Rita Hayworth in Road to Salina (1970).
Walker played Harding Devers on a handful of Dallas episodes and also appeared on Ben Casey, Combat!, The Time Tunnel (as Billy the Kid), Charlie’s Angels, Columbo, CHiPs, Murder, She Wrote and L.A. Law and in other films including The Happening (1967), Richard Rush’s The Savage Seven (1968), The Man From O.R.G.Y. (1970), Beware! The Blob (1972), The Passover Plot (1976) and Evil Town (1987), co-directed by Peter S. Traynor.
Robert Walker Jr. Age
He was born on April 15, 1940, in Queens, New York, United States. He died on December 5, 2019, in Malibu, California, United States. He was 79 years old.
Robert Walker Jr. Wife
He was married thrice, to Ellie Wood Walker from 1962 – 1976, Judy Motulsky and Dawn Walker.
Robert Walker Jr. Children
He had 7 children, including Michelle Walker-Macintosh, David Walker, Charlie Walker, Jordan Walker, Collette Walker, Henry Walker, and Emily Walker.
Robert Walker Jr. Family
He was the son of actors Robert Walker and Jennifer Jones. His parents separated when he was 3, and Hollywood mogul David O. Selznick became his stepfather when Jones remarried in 1949.
Robert Walker Sr. died in 1951 at age 32, his death believed to have been caused by a combination of alcohol and a sedative. Jones died in 2009 at age 90. His half-sister, Mary Jennifer Selznick, 21, jumped to her death from a building in Los Angeles in 1976. His younger brother, Michael, also an actor, died in 2007, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Robert Walker Jr. Death
He died on December 5, 2019, in Malibu, California at the age of 79. His death was confirmed by his wife in a statement: “Bob always beat to his own drum and stayed true to himself in all of his endeavors. Although an accomplished actor, his true art was living fully. He was a photographer, drummer, raconteur and gallery owner. His love of the ocean kept him in Malibu, and he had great tales of his adventures paddling to Catalina from there. Bob [also] had a constant interest in developing his internal martial arts practice,” his wife said in a statement.
Robert Walker Jr. Cause of Death
Robert Walker Jr.’s cause of death was not revealed.
Robert Walker Jr. Net Worth
Information about Robert Walker Jr.’s net worth is being updated.
Robert Walker Jr. Height
He stood at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).