Barry Williams is a famous singer and actor of the American origin. He gained popularity when he appeared a series on ABC Television that went by the title The Brady Bunch. Here are complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Barry Williams in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His full names are Barry William Blenkhorn, born to Frank Millar and Doris May Moore on 30th September 1954 in California, USA. He was brought up in Pacific Palisades, California together with his two elder brothers Scott and Craig Blenkhorn.
There are no details available on Barry’s childhood or education background, but he is said to have a passion for acting from an early age. As a child, he guest-starred in several films including ‘Mission; Impossible’, ‘Dragnet’, ‘The Mod Squad’, ‘The Invaders’ among many others.
Barry Williams got married in 1990 to Diane Martin. The marriage did not last very long and the lovely couple divorced two years later in 1992. He later in 1999 married Ella Mary Matt, and the couple was blessed with a baby boy, Brandon Eric Williams in 2003.
Their union too lasted just for a while, and they broke up and later divorced in 2005. Barry is currently married to Tina Mahina. He also has another daughter by the name of Samantha Rose who was born to Elizabeth Kennedy who was Williams’ girlfriend. Samantha was born in 2003.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Williams was an active actor since his early years, and when he was only 14, he got a role of Greg Brady in the series ‘The Brady Bunch’ where he acted as the eldest of the six siblings. The show was canceled later in 1974 and Barry continued with his career by appearing in on television in many guest roles.
He also got involved in musical theatre and went on tours with productions like West Side Story, Grease and The Sound Music. He appeared in various films and musicals that all boosted his popularity in the entertainment industry. He has as well appeared in many Brady Bunch movie reunions over the years.
In 1992, he released an autobiography that he Co-wrote with Chris Kreski that was called Growing up Brady; I Was a Teenager which was 2000 adopted into a movie ‘Growing up Brandy’. The autobiography was among the New York Times bestsellers. Barry as a musician was once a Dj.
Barry has over the years been nominated for various accolades and won some like The Pop Culture Award and Former Child Star Achievement Award in 1989.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of this famous actor is $2.5 million. His acting career is his main source of income over the years. He also made a good amount of money from the autobiography that he Co-wrote. Barry also used to showcase in different musicals, and all this adds up to his fortune today.
Barry Williams had a big passion of being an actor since he was a child. He dedicated his efforts to the goal, and he finally made it in the entertainment industry. Today he is among the most famous actors of all times. Despite his age, he is still an active actor, and we wish him all the best in his endeavors.