Dan Haggerty in 1978
|Born||November 19, 1941 |
Dan Haggerty (November 19, 1941 - in Hollywood, California) is an American actor, best known for his role as Grizzly Adams. Events 1095 - The Council of Clermont, called by Pope Urban II to discuss sending the First Crusade to the Holy Land Year 1941 ( MCMXLI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (the link will display 1941 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Events 1095 - The Council of Clermont, called by Pope Urban II to discuss sending the First Crusade to the Holy Land Year 1941 ( MCMXLI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (the link will display 1941 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Grizzly Adams is the main character from The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams, a 1974 film He was born in Hollywood, growing up amidst the Southern California bodybuilding lifestyle. Bodybuilding is the process of maximizing Muscle hypertrophy. He had early roles in Muscle Beach Party and the Elvis Presley film Girl Happy. Muscle Beach Party is the second of the ' Beach Party films. It was made in 1964 by American International Pictures and was directed by Girl Happy is a 1965 musical Romantic comedy starring Elvis Presley. His ease in working with animals got him work as a trainer and handler for Walt Disney films, and he found work as a stuntman on the Ron Ely's TV show Tarzan. Walter Elias Disney (December 5 1901 – December 15 1966 was a multiple Academy Award -winning American Film producer, director, Screenwriter A stunt double is a type of Body double, specifically a skilled replacement used for dangerous film or video sequences, in Movies and Television Ronald Pierce "Ron" Ely (born June 2, 1938) is the stage name of the American actor and novelist born in Hereford Texas. Tarzan aired on NBC from 1966 – 1968. The series portrayed Tarzan (played by Ron Ely) as a well-educated character
Haggerty was a free spirit, living in the Malibu Canyons with his animals while making his own furniture and clothing. Malibu is an incorporated city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States. He also worked as a set builder on films. He worked on the motorcycles featured in the film Easy Rider and had a bit part as a hippie. MotorCycle is the title of a 1993 album by Rock band Daniel Amos, released on BAI Records. Easy Rider, a 1969 American Road movie written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper and Terry Southern. A bit part is a supporting acting role with at least one line of dialogue The Hippie Subculture was originally a Youth movement that began in the United States during the early 1960s and spread around the world He showed up in several low-budget biker films of the era as both a supporting player and stuntman before being tapped to play the outdoorsman in the independent film The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams. An independent film, or indie film, is a film that is produced outside of the Hollywood Studio system, a series of oligopolistic practices by several Grizzly Adams is the main character from The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams, a 1974 film The picture was a surprise hit and spun off into a popular TV series that made Haggerty a household name.
His fame was fleeting, however, as a well-publicized drug arrest and motorcycle crash kept him from work. He appeared often during the late 1980s in the direct-to-video boom, but by the early 1990s devoted his energies to the Studio City restaurant "Haggerty's Bistro" and marketing his own barbecue sauce. The 1980s was the decade spanning from January 1 1980 to December 31 1989. The 1990s collectively refers to the years between and including 1990 and 1999 Studio City is a four-square-mile district in the San Fernando Valley region of the City of Los Angeles, California, United States. Barbecue sauce (also abbreviated BBQ sauce) is a Liquid flavoring Sauce or Condiment ranging from watery to quite thick consistency He continued to work as both an actor and infomercial spokesman. Infomercials (or informercials are Television commercials that run for one minute or for as long as a typical Television program
Haggerty was the lead role in the movie - Repo Jake (1990).
He was also featured as a character in Al Franken's novel, Why Not Me?. Alan Stuart "Al" Franken (born May 21 1951 is an Emmy Award –winning American Comedian, Writer, progressive Why Not Me? The Inside Story of the Making and Unmaking of the Franken Presidency is a satirical Novel by comedian Al Franken, detailing
Haggerty has appeared in endorsements for a fraudulent piece of medical equipment, the PAP-IMI, although he was not in on the fraud. 
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