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Charles John Thomas McCann (Jack Frost, Jackie McCann) was born on 2 September, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, is an Actor, Writer, Producer. Discover Chuck McCann's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Chuck McCann networth?

Popular As Charles John Thomas McCann (Jack Frost, Jackie McCann)
Occupation actor,writer,producer
Age 84 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Born 2 September 1934
Birthday 2 September
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Date of death 8 April, 2018
Died Place Los Angeles, California, USA
Nationality USA

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Chuck McCann Height, Weight & Measurements

At 84 years old, Chuck McCann height is 6' 3" (1.91 m) .

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Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Who Is Chuck McCann's Wife?

His wife is Elizabeth A. "Betty" Fanning (29 June 1977 - 8 April 2018) ( his death), Eileen Sommerstad (26 July 1966 - ?) ( divorced) ( 2 children), Susan O'Connor (6 December 1958 - 6 April 1966) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

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Wife Elizabeth A. "Betty" Fanning (29 June 1977 - 8 April 2018) ( his death), Eileen Sommerstad (26 July 1966 - ?) ( divorced) ( 2 children), Susan O'Connor (6 December 1958 - 6 April 1966) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
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Chuck McCann Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Chuck McCann worth at the age of 84 years old? Chuck McCann’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from USA. We have estimated Chuck McCann's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2020 Under Review
Net Worth in 2019 Pending
Salary in 2019 Under Review
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Source of Income Actor

Chuck McCann Social Network




For a time, he took a hiatus from nightclub and TV performing to study with The Pasadena Playhouse, where he gave a memorable performance in their production of '12th Night' as Sir Toby Belch. McCann would return to NYC to continue to perform in nightclubs and on TV variety shows.


Children: daughters, Jennifer Strasser and Siobhan Bennett; his son, Sean passed away in 2009.


Later, he played the voice of Jollo in the 1992 classic hit Sierra video game King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow.


"LBS Children's Theater" made its debut in September of 1983 and was on the air for one season. Paul Ashley never lived long enough to see "LBS Children's Theater" become a success.


Appeared as Oliver Hardy in Standard Oil commercials of the 1970's.


McCann also starred on other TV series: Turn-On (1969), Happy Days (1974), Far Out Space Nuts (1975),All That Glitters (1977), _"New Kind Of Family, A" (1979)_ and "Chuck McCann's Fun Stuff!". Ashley was slated to reunite with McCann for "LBS Children's Theater" and another TV puppet show "Tiny TV". But Ashley was forced to drop out both projects, when it was discovered that he was suffering from Alzheimer's Disease and McCann took over as the show's host and performer.


After the cancellation of the latter on Friday June 9, 1967, Ashley and McCann went their separate ways. McCann went onto become a successful comic/character actor and mimic, doing voice over for many television cartoon shows and playing character parts on numerous dramatic and comedic TV series and movies. Paul Ashley used his puppets in industrial films and industrial stage shows.


A third-generation performer and the son of a singing band leader, Chuck McCann was already a show business veteran by age eleven. Born in Brooklyn, he began his career as a child actor on radio, and by the age of nineteen had appeared on The Steve Allen Show (1952). He performed on several NYC-based radio programs, and went on to create his own stand up act performed at many NYC/NJ/LI nightclubs and on many popular TV variety shows.

Until he was introduced to puppetry, first by Skip Boyland and then by Paul Ashleyon NBC TV's: Rootie Kazootie (1952).

For the next 17 years, Ashley and McCann appeared on numerous TV shows: Rootie Kazootie (1952), "Uncle Paul's Lunchtime", The Gumby Show (1956) with Pinkie Lee, "The Puppet Hotel!", "Laurel & Hardy & Chuck!", "Let's Have Fun!", "The Chuck McCann Shows", "The Great Bombo's Magic Cartoon Circus Lunchtime Show" and "Chuck McCann's Laurel & Hardy Show!".