John Schuck is an American actor who has worked in many movies, television shows, and theatres. He is known for his roles in movies like Blade, Earthbound, and Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home. Further, he has also acted in TV shows like McMillan & Wife, The Munsters Today and Holmes & Yoyo.
Early Life of John Schuck
John Schuck was born on February 4, 1940, in Boston, Massachusetts to Mary Hamilton (mother) and Conrad John Schuck (father).
Schuck’s father was a professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is descended from German and English ancestors. He is not known to have any siblings.
After completing his high school studies, John attended and graduated from the Denison University in Ohio. He performed his first theatre performance in college.
How old is John Schuck?
John Schuck’s age is 79, as of 2019.
Personal Life: Susan Bay, Divorce, Marriage
John Schuck is married to artist Harrison Houle. They tied the knot in 1990 and have been married ever since. They will celebrate their 29 years anniversary in 2019.
In spite of being married for such a long time, the couple has decided to abstain from having any children together and focus on raising John’s own and two stepsons of Houle.
John was previously married to actress Susan Bay. They were married on April 9, 1978. They have a son named Aaron Bay-Schuck.
The couple divorced in 1983 after just five years of marriage due to unknown reasons. She later remarried John’s Star Trek costar, Leonard Nimoy.
How tall is John Schuck?
John Schuck has a height of 6 feet (1.84 m).
John Schuck ‘s Career
Schuck’s debut as an actor was in the movie, M*A*S*H as Captain Walter Koscluszko “Painless Pole” Waldowski in 1970.
In 1971, he joined the series McMillan & Wife in the role of a detective. He played the character for seven years till 1977.
In 1986, John jointed the role of ambassador Kamarag in the iconic movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home besides William Shatner and Catherine Hicks. He starred as the character in the movie’s 1991 sequel.
In 2006, he went back to his roots in theatre for the Broadway revival of Annie and even toured nationally for the role.
In 2014, he appeared in the movie Closer to God as Sydney.
His last project, as of 2019, is in the horror movie, All Light Will End, starring Sarah Butler.
Net Worth of John Schuck
John Schuck has been in numerous projects since he started acting in the 1970s. Despite acting for almost five decades, Schuck has still not had enough of his job. Being in so many movies have paid him well over the years.
The movie, M*A*S*H, in which he starred in earned $81.6 million in the box office worldwide. This was quite an impressive number back in the 1970s.
Schuck also filled his bank credits from the series, McMillan & Wife.
Looking at his accomplishments as an actor, John Schuck has an estimated net worth of $1 million, as of 2019. Though the number may climb much higher if John releases his official net worth.
- John Schuck an American nationality.
- His ethnicity is white.
- He has starred alongside his former wife, Susan Bay’s husband, Leonard Nimoy multiple times on the big screen.
- He is of English and German descent.