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Lloyd Vernet Bridges Jr. was born on 15 January 1913, in San Leandro, California US, of English ancestry. Lloyd was an actor, known for his work on stage, film, and television, appearing in over 150 feature films, and starring in numerous television series of which perhaps “Sea Hunt’ is best remembered. All of his efforts helped put his net worth to where was prior to his passing in 1998.
How rich was Lloyd Bridges? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $15 million, mostly earned through success as an actor. He worked with some of the biggest names in the industry, and all of these achievements ensured the position of his wealth.
Lloyd Bridges Net Worth $15 million
Lloyd attended Petaluma High School and matriculated in 1930. Afterwards, he attended UCLA where he studied political science.
Bridges started his acting career in 1939, in a Broadway production of Shakespeare’s “Othello”. He joined the stock company which was part of Columbia Pictures which led to small roles, but then left the company to enlist in the US Coast Guard during World War II. After he was discharged, he returned to acting, though was still a member of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. He continued to support the Coast Guard, making several public announcements and he was eventually made an honorary commodore. His career was halted in the 1950s after he admitted that he had once been a member of Communist linked Actors’ Laboratory Theatre, but he was eventually cleared by the FBI and returned to acting, garnering considerable success.
He started earning high salaries after his performance in “The Alcoa Hour”, for which he received an Emmy Award nomination, leading him to more opportunities. Eventually, he was cast in the series “Sea Hunt” which continued to build his popularity, as it was shown in several other countries too. He then starred in “The Lloyd Bridges Show” which included appearances from his sons.
He was also a regular cast member in the western series “The Loner”, though he pulled out later due to violence in the show. Other projects he was a part of in the next few years included “San Francisco International Airport”, “Paper Dolls” and “Harts of the West”. Lloyd also appeared in several mini-series such as “The Blue and the Gray” and “Roots”, and earned another Emmy Award nomination for his role in “Seinfeld”. Later in his career, he portrayed Commander Cain in the original “Battlestar Galactica” television series, and was also a contract performer for Columbia Pictures, appearing in “Sahara”, “Little Big Horn” and “High Noon’.
For his personal life, it is known that Lloyd married Dorothy in 1938, and they remained together until his passing. They had four children, two of whom would become actors –
Jeff Bridges and Beau Bridges. His grandson Jordan Bridges also went into an acting career. He did charity work during his free time, including working with organizations such as Heal the Bay and the American Oceans Campaign.
In 1998, Bridges passed away from natural causes. An episode of “Seinfeld” was later released in dedication to him. He was also posthumously awarded the Lone Sailor Award, which honors former Coast Guard servicemen who went on to have successful careers.
Birth date: , January 15 1913 Birth place: , San Leandro , California United States Death date: , March 10 , 1998 , Los Angeles , California United States Height: 1.83 m Profession: Actor Education: , Petaluma High Schoo University of California at Los Angeles Nationality: American Spouse: Dorothy Bridges Children: , Jeff Bridges , Beau Bridges , Cindy Bridges Garrett Myles Bridges Parents: , Lloyd Vernet Bridges Sr. Harriet Evelyn Brown Awards: Star on the Walk of Fame (1994) Nominations: , Primetime Emmy Awards (1998 (1998) , 1957) , Golden Apple Awards (1975) , Golden Boot Awards (1996) OFTA Television Award (1997) Movies: , Sahara , Little Big Horn (1951) , High Noon (1952) , Airplane! (1980) Hot Shots! (1991) TV shows: , The Alcoa Hour (1955-1957) , Battlestar Galactica , Sea Hunt (1958-1961) The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962-1963)
# Fact 1 The Bridges family made its way from North Carolina to Arkansas to Kansas, to California to Oregon to California through successive generations. Lloyd's great grandfather James Graham Bridges fought with the Confederacy in the 35th Arkansas Infantry. 2 The Seinfeld (1989) episode "The Burning" was dedicated "In memory of our friend Lloyd Bridges", who played Izzy Mendelbaum in "The English Patient" and "The Blood". 3 He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7065 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on February 1, 1994. 4 Had appeared in two films featuring a manned mission to the Moon: Rocketship X-M (1950) and Stowaway to the Moon (1975). 5 Attended and graduated from University of California, Los Angeles (1936). 6 Attended and graduated from Petaluma High School in Petaluma, California (1930). 7 Interviewed in Tom Weaver's book "They Fought in the Creature Features" (McFarland & Co., 1995). 8 His second-born son, Garrett Myles Bridges (born June 14, 1948), died of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) on August 3, 1948. 9 His father, Lloyd Vernet Bridges Sr. (born May 1, 1887), died on his 75th birthday (May 1, 1962). His mother, Harriet Evelyn Brown (born January 15, 1893), turned 20 the day Lloyd was born. 10 His final film, the comedy film Mafia! (1998), was dedicated to his memory. 11 In 1914, he was awarded the winner's cup in a fat-baby contest by its judge, former President William Howard Taft, who thought Lloyd was as fat as he was. 12 Was considered for the role of Captain James T. Kirk on Star Trek (1966), which went to William Shatner. 13 Grandfather of Isabelle Bridges, Jessica Lily Bridges and Haley Roselouise Bridges. 14 Grandfather of Casey Bridges, Jordan Bridges, Dylan Bridges and Emily Bridges 15 Father of Beau Bridges, Cindy Bridges and Jeff Bridges. 16 Was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.
# Trademark 1 Gravelly raspy voice
# Quote 1 The devastation caused by war and the pollution of our environment knows no boundaries. Only an effective world government could provide sufficient law and have the power to control these destructive forces.
Pictures All Lloyd Bridges pictures » Won Awards Won awards Won awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 1996 Golden Boot Golden Boot Awards 1994 Star on the Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Television On 1 February 1994. At 7065 Hollywood Blvd. Nominated Awards Nominated awards Nominated awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie Award shared with 1998 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series Seinfeld (1989) 1997 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series Seinfeld (1989) 1975 Golden Apple Golden Apple Awards Male Star of the Year 1957 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Best Single Performance by an Actor The Alcoa Hour (1955)
Filmography Actor Actor
Title Year Status Character Silent Night, Lonely Night 1969 TV Movie John Sparrow The Silent Gun 1969 TV Movie Brad Clinton CBS Playhouse 1968 TV Series Arthur Mason Attack on the Iron Coast 1968 Major Jamie Wilson Daring Game 1968 Vic Powers A Case of Libel 1968 TV Movie Dennis Corcoran Mission: Impossible 1966 TV Series Anastas Poltroni aka Ted Carson Around the World Under the Sea 1966/I Dr. Doug Standish The Loner 1965-1966 TV Series William Colton Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre 1965 TV Series Lt. Frank Menke The Eleventh Hour 1964 TV Series Phil Warman The Great Adventure 1964 TV Series Wild Bill Hickok Kraft Suspense Theatre 1963 TV Series Mason Etheridge The Lloyd Bridges Show 1962-1963 TV Series Adam Shepherd / Sen. Guthrie / Jonathan Tatum / ... Checkmate 1961 TV Series Howard Gentry / Robert Gentry Alcoa Premiere 1961 TV Series Lt. Wallace Brown The Dick Powell Theatre 1961 TV Series Joe Montana Sea Hunt 1958-1961 TV Series Mike Nelson / Whitey Fender Zane Grey Theater 1957-1961 TV Series Lt. Sam Kenyon / Dundee / Sam Fraser / ... The DuPont Show with June Allyson 1961 TV Series Captain Anderson The Valley of Decision 1960 TV Movie Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse 1959 TV Series Allie Stein The Goddess 1958 Dutch Seymour The Frank Sinatra Show 1958 TV Series Johnny Maitland Ride Out for Revenge 1957 Capt. George Playhouse 90 1956-1957 TV Series Earl Pfeiffer / Paul Fletcher Climax! 1955-1957 TV Series Jay Brackett / Paul Bellamy / Mark Gillis / ... Studio 57 1956-1957 TV Series The United States Steel Hour 1957 TV Series Sgt. Walt Stebbins The Alcoa Hour 1956-1957 TV Series Danny Mayo / Alec Beggs The Rainmaker 1956 Noah Curry Studio One in Hollywood 1952-1956 TV Series Pike / Sam Dobie / Henry Smith Chevron Hall of Stars 1956 TV Series Jeff Wetbacks 1956 Jim Benson Front Row Center 1956 TV Series Curly Crossroads 1955 TV Series Fred Apache Woman 1955 Rex Moffett Wichita 1955 Gyp Clements The Big Deadly Game 1954 Philip Graham Pride of the Blue Grass 1954 Jim The Limping Man 1953 Frank Prior City of Bad Men 1953 Gar Stanton The Kid from Left Field 1953 Pete Haines Goodyear Playhouse 1953 TV Series The Tall Texan 1953 Ben Trask Last of the Comanches 1953 Jim Starbuck Plymouth Adventure 1952 Coppin Schlitz Playhouse 1952 TV Series Suspense 1952 TV Series James High Noon 1952 Deputy Marshal Harvey Pell Robert Montgomery Presents 1952 TV Series The Whistle at Eaton Falls 1951 Brad Adams Three Steps North 1951 Frank Keeler Little Big Horn 1951 Capt. Phillip Donlin The Bigelow Theatre 1951 TV Series The Sound of Fury 1950 Jerry Slocum The White Tower 1950 Mr. Hein Colt .45 1950 Paul Donovan Rocketship X-M 1950 Col. Floyd Graham Trapped 1949 Tris Stewart Calamity Jane and Sam Bass 1949 Joel Collins Home of the Brave 1949 Finch Mr. Whitney Had a Notion 1949 Short Eli Whitney Red Canyon 1949 Virgil Cordt Hideout 1949 George Browning Moonrise 1948 Jerry Sykes 16 Fathoms Deep 1948 Ray Douglas Secret Service Investigator 1948 Steve Mallory / Dan Redfern Unconquered 1947 Lt. Hutchins The Trouble with Women 1947 Avery Wilson Ramrod 1947 Red Cates Canyon Passage 1946 Johnny Steele Miss Susie Slagle's 1946 Silas Holmes Abilene Town 1946 Henry Dreiser A Walk in the Sun 1945 Sgt. Ward Strange Confession 1945 Dave Secret Agent X-9 1945 Phil Corrigan (Secret Agent X-9) Saddle Leather Law 1944 Paul Edwards The Master Race 1944 Frank Louisiana Hayride 1944 Montague Price She's a Soldier Too 1944 Charles Jones Riding West 1944 Larry (uncredited) Once Upon a Time 1944 Aviator Captain (uncredited) The Crime Doctor's Strangest Case 1943 Jimmy Trotter The Heat's On 1943 Andy Walker A Rookie's Cookie 1943 Short Hail to the Rangers 1943 Dave Kerlin Sahara 1943/I Fred Clarkson Passport to Suez 1943 Fritz Destroyer 1943 2nd Fireman (uncredited) One Dangerous Night 1943 Airline Gate Attendant (uncredited) His Wedding Scare 1943 Short Train Concuctor Charlie, Susie's 1st Husband City Without Men 1943 Coast Guard Helmsman (uncredited) They Stooge to Conga 1943 Short Telephone Customer #2 (uncredited) Commandos Strike at Dawn 1942 Young German Soldier (uncredited) The Great Glover 1942 Short Underground Agent 1942 Chemist (uncredited) Pardon My Gun 1942 Henchman (uncredited) Stand By All Networks 1942 Slim Terry (uncredited) The Daring Young Man 1942 Hans Muller The Spirit of Stanford 1942 Don Farrell (uncredited) A Man's World 1942 Brown Counter-Espionage 1942 Waiter (uncredited) The Talk of the Town 1942 Donald Forrester (uncredited) Atlantic Convoy 1942 Bert Flight Lieutenant 1942 Cadet William 'Bill' Robinson (uncredited) Riders of the Northland 1942 Alex Submarine Raider 1942 Submarine Engine Seaman (voice, uncredited) Sweetheart of the Fleet 1942 Sailor The Wife Takes a Flyer 1942 German Sergeant (uncredited) Alias Boston Blackie 1942 Bus Driver (uncredited) North of the Rockies 1942 Constable McDowell Tramp, Tramp, Tramp! 1942 Guard (uncredited) Canal Zone 1942 Recruit Baldwin - Insurance Man Shut My Big Mouth 1942 Skinny Cadets on Parade 1942 Reporter (uncredited) Blondie Goes to College 1942 Ben Dixon West of Tombstone 1942 Martin (uncredited) Harvard, Here I Come! 1941 Larry (uncredited) Honolulu Lu 1941 Desk Clerk (uncredited) Sing for Your Supper 1941 Doc (uncredited) The Royal Mounted Patrol 1941 Hap Andrews Three Girls About Town 1941 Reporter (uncredited) You Belong to Me 1941 Ski Patrol (uncredited) Two Latins from Manhattan 1941 Tommy Curtis Harmon of Michigan 1941 Ozzie Here Comes Mr. Jordan 1941 Sloan - Co-pilot of Plane #22 (uncredited) I Was a Prisoner on Devil's Island 1941 Rene (uncredited) Our Wife 1941 Taxi Driver (uncredited) The Son of Davy Crockett 1941 Sammy (uncredited) The Medico of Painted Springs 1941 Cowhand (uncredited) They Dare Not Love 1941 Blonde Officer (uncredited) The Lone Wolf Takes a Chance 1941 Johnny Baker Northwest Passage 1940 Uniformed Soldier / Officer (uncredited) Dancing Feet 1936 Young Man (uncredited) Freshman Love 1936 College Boy (uncredited) Meeting Daddy 2000 Mr. Branson Mafia! 1998 Vincenzo Cortino Seinfeld 1997 TV Series Izzy Mandelbaum The Deliverance of Elaine 1996 TV Movie Addison Hodges Second Noah 1996 TV Series Jessie's Father Peter and the Wolf 1995 TV Movie Grandfather (voice) Nothing Lasts Forever 1995 TV Movie John Cronin The Other Woman 1995 TV Movie Jacob The Outer Limits 1995 TV Series Col. Kress Blown Away 1994 Max Harts of the West 1993-1994 TV Series Jake Tyrell Cinderella... Frozen in Time 1994 TV Movie The Storyteller Secret Sins of the Father 1994 TV Movie Louis Thielman Hot Shots! Part Deux 1993 Tug Benson Mr. Bluesman 1993 Bronski Devlin 1992 TV Movie Bill Brennan Honey I Blew Up the Kid 1992 Clifford Sterling In the Nick of Time 1991 TV Movie Santa Claus Hot Shots! 1991 Adm. Thomas 'Tug' Benson Shining Time Station: 'Tis a Gift 1990 TV Movie Mr. Nicholas Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean 1990 TV Movie Harry Helmsley Joe Versus the Volcano 1990 Graynamore Capital News 1990 TV Series Jonathan Turner Cross of Fire 1989 TV Movie Lawyer Cousins 1989 Vince Winter People 1989 William Wright She Was Marked for Murder 1988 TV Movie Justin Matthews Tucker: The Man and His Dream 1988 Sen. Homer Ferguson (uncredited) I Am Joe's Heart 1987 Short Joe's Heart (voice) The Wild Pair 1987 Col. Heser Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color 1986 TV Series Stewart Larson Weekend Warriors 1986 Col. Archer North and South, Book II 1986 TV Mini-Series Jefferson Davis Dress Gray 1986 TV Mini-Series Gen. Axel Rylander Alice in Wonderland 1985 TV Movie The White Knight Paper Dolls 1984 TV Series Grant Harper George Washington 1984 TV Mini-Series Caleb Quinn Grandpa, Will You Run with Me? 1983 TV Movie Sketch Performer Matt Houston 1983 TV Series Virgil Wade / Wade Matlock Loving 1983 TV Series Johnny Forbes Grace Kelly 1983 TV Movie Jack Kelly Airplane II: The Sequel 1982 Steve McCroskey The Blue and the Gray 1982 TV Mini-Series Ben Geyser Life of the Party: The Story of Beatrice 1982 TV Movie Johnny O'Reilly The Love Boat 1981 TV Series William Otis Farnsworth East of Eden 1981 TV Mini-Series Samuel Hamilton Airplane! 1980 Steve McCroskey This Year's Blonde 1980 TV Movie Johnny Hyde Bear Island 1979 Smithy Disaster on the Coastliner 1979 TV Movie Al Mitchell The Fifth Musketeer 1979 Aramis World War II: G.I. Diary 1978 TV Series Narrator (voice) Shimmering Light 1978 TV Movie Sean Pearse Battlestar Galactica 1978 TV Series Commander Cain The Critical List 1978 TV Movie Dr. Dan J. Lassiter How the West Was Won 1976-1978 TV Series Orville Gant The Great Wallendas 1978 TV Movie Karl Wallenda Telethon 1977 TV Movie Matt Tallman Tales of the Unexpected 1977 TV Mini-Series Dr. Yale Carrington The Force of Evil 1977 TV Movie Dr. Yale Carrington Roots 1977 TV Mini-Series Evan Brent Joe Forrester 1975-1976 TV Series Joe Forrester Cop on the Beat 1975 TV Movie Joe Forrester Police Story 1974-1975 TV Series Joe Forrester / Sgt. Wolf Bozeman Stowaway to the Moon 1975 TV Movie Charlie Englehardt The Whirlwind 1974 TV Movie Death Race 1973 TV Movie Hans Pimler Running Wild 1973 Jeff Methune Crime Club 1973 TV Movie Paul Cord Trouble Comes to Town 1973 TV Movie Sheriff Porter Murdock Haunts of the Very Rich 1972 TV Movie Dave Woodrough Here's Lucy 1972 TV Series Dr. Paul Murray To Find a Man 1972 Frank McCarthy The Deadly Dream 1971 TV Movie Dr. Jim Hanley A Tattered Web 1971 TV Movie Sgt. Ed Stagg Do You Take This Stranger? 1971 TV Movie Steven Breck San Francisco International Airport 1970 TV Series Jim Conrad Lost Flight 1970 TV Movie Steve Bannerman The Love War 1970 TV Movie Kyle The Happy Ending 1969 Sam Director Director
Title Year Status Character Target 1958 TV Series 1 episode Sea Hunt 1958 TV Series 1 episode Soundtrack Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character Alice in Wonderland 1985 TV Movie performer: "We are Dancing", "Can You Hear Us, Alice?" Sea Hunt 1961 TV Series performer - 1 episode Thanks Thanks
Title Year Status Character The Best of Hollywood 1998 TV Movie documentary thanks Mafia! 1998 in loving memory of Seinfeld 1998 TV Series in memory of - 1 episode Self Self
Title Year Status Character From Russia to Hollywood: The 100-Year Odyssey of Chekhov and Shdanoff 2002 Documentary Himself Ned and Stacey 1997 TV Series Himself 3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 1997 TV Special Himself The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1996 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Sex, Censorship and the Silver Screen 1996 TV Series documentary Quote Reader Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous 1995 TV Series documentary Himself The 1994 Annual Diversity Awards 1994 TV Special Himself The Making of Blown Away: A Day in the Life of the Bomb Squad 1994 TV Short Himself - Host Hearts of Hot Shots Part Deux: A Filmmaker's Apology 1993 TV Short documentary Himself Late Night with David Letterman 1993 TV Series Himself The Wild West 1993 TV Mini-Series documentary The Making of 'High Noon' 1992 Video short documentary Himself Earth and the American Dream 1992 Documentary Reader (voice) The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1992 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Writing in Miniseries or a Special One on One with John Tesh 1992 TV Series Himself The 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards 1992 TV Special Himself - Audience Member The 13th Annual CableACE Awards 1992 TV Special Himself Honey I Blew Up the Kid: The Making of 'Honey I Blew Up the Kid' 1992 Video documentary short Himself / Clifford Sterling Hot Shots: The Making of an Important Movie 1991 Video documentary short Himself Help Save Planet Earth 1990 TV Special Himself Good Morning America 1990 TV Series Himself 7th Annual American Cinema Awards 1990 TV Special Himself Later with Bob Costas 1989 TV Series Himself The 61st Annual Academy Awards 1989 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Best Visual Effects The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Himself The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself The 6th Annual American Cinema Awards 1989 TV Special Himself The 1987 Annual Salute to Hollywood Benefit 1987 TV Movie Himself We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala 1987 TV Movie Himself - Preformer The 57th Annual Academy Awards 1985 TV Special documentary Himself - Audience Member Night of 100 Stars II 1985 TV Movie Himself Monsters, Madmen & Machines: 25 Years of Science Fiction 1984 TV Movie documentary actor 'Rocket Ship X-M' All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra 1983 TV Movie Himself Saturday Night Live 1983 TV Series Himself Tattletales 1982 TV Series Himself The 54th Annual Academy Awards 1982 TV Special documentary Himself - Presenter: Technical Achievement Awards The 7th Annual People's Choice Awards 1981 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Favourite New Television Comedy Program Circus of the Stars #5 1980 TV Special documentary Himself - Ringmaster The 1978 Annual Iris Awards 1978 TV Special Himself Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 1977 TV Special Himself Dinah! 1976 TV Series Himself Celebrity Tennis 1975 TV Series Himself The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1972-1975 TV Series Himself - Guest / Himself The 47th Annual Academy Awards 1975 TV Special Himself - Audience Member Celebrity Bowling 1974-1975 TV Series Himself The Mike Douglas Show 1974 TV Series Himself - Actor Stand Up and Cheer 1972-1973 TV Series Himself Scuba 1973 Documentary Narrator Water World 1972 TV Series documentary Narrator (voice) The Dean Martin Show 1972 TV Series Himself The Merv Griffin Show 1972 TV Series Himself - Actor The David Frost Show 1972 TV Series Himself The 20th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1968 TV Special Himself The World of Inner Space 1966 Short documentary Himself (uncredited) The Match Game 1966 TV Series Himself - Team Captain Around the World Under the Sea 1966/II Documentary short Himself - actor (uncredited) I've Got a Secret 1960-1964 TV Series Himself - Celebrity Guest / Himself Alumni Fun 1964 TV Series Himself The Lloyd Bridges Show 1963 TV Series Himself - Host / Mark Holland / Wil / ... Here's Hollywood 1961 TV Series Himself Special Gala to Support Kennedy Campaign 1960 TV Movie Himself - Performer About Faces 1960 TV Series Himself To Tell the Truth 1959 TV Series Himself - Panelist The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show 1959 TV Series Himself - Actor The Steve Allen Plymouth Show 1958 TV Series Himself - Guest Erskine Johnson's Hollywood Reel 1949 TV Series Himself Thunderbolt 1947 Documentary short Voice of the Pilot Archive Footage Archive Footage