Mike Farrell Biography

Updated On Jul 26, 2019 Published On Feb 15, 2017
Facts of Mike Farrell
Date of Birth: 1939 , February-6
Birth Nation: United States
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American actor Michael Joseph Farrell Jr. is most recognized for his role in the television series M*A*S*H. In the series, he played the character named Captain B.J. Hunnicutt. Likewise, he is also an active activist and a public speaker.

Early Life, Education

Mike Farrell is an American actor well-known as Captain BJ on the TV series MASH. He was born to his parents Joe and Agnes and grew up with his three siblings in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

He attended Grammar High School and went to the University of California to pursue a degree in acting. Regarding his ethnicity, he is White and holds American Nationality.

Movies, TV shows, Awards

Mike was in Marine Force and was also the private detective for a few years before starting his career in acting. He started being a big part in the movie which led him to cast in “Days of Our Lives” and ultimately into “MASH”. His diligent performance bridges him to perform in numerous TV series and movies which get ridiculously hit and earned him prestigious awards and trophy.  

Recently, Farrell became a leading voice against the death penalty in California and helps numerous people to stand against the system. His prestigious social work gave freedom and rays of hope for several people who lost their hopes. He has earned Emmy award twice for outstanding supporting actor and also won numerous awards for his social work.

Personal Life: Marriage, Wife

Moving towards his personal life, Mike married to Judy Hayden who was an actress as well as a high school English and drama teacher.

They were blessed with two children named as Michael and Erin but unfortunately, they got the divorce after 20 years of married life. Later Farrell married to Shelley who is also an actress and living with her then after.

Net Worth

Mike Farrell earns a tremendous amount of money from his acting career as well as from other professions. It has been found out his massive earning came from his acting career which has been estimated as $30 million.

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Born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA.

February 6 , 1939

Mike Farrell was born in Minnesota on 6th February 1939. His father name is Joe who was a carpenter at the movie studio and his mother name is Agnes. He grew up in the middle-class family with his siblings. 

Graduated from University of California.

1960

Mike was always interested in the acting career as his father was a carpenter at the film studio which eager him to pursue career in film industry. Farrell graduated from the University of California where he pursued his degree in acting. 

Started Career at Film Industry.

1962

Mike started his acting career in a few series. Later he was cast as a young USFS ranger in the Lassie episode "Never Look Back". Later he was cast in The Monkees, MASH, and many others. His acting led him towards success where his acting was appreciated by numerous people. 

Married to Judy Hayden

1963

Mike married to Judy Hayden who is also the well-known actress. They got married after dating for several months. They have given birth to Michal and Erin. After spending 20 years together their relationship went cold which led towards divorce.  

Married with Shelley Farrell.

1984

Mike Farrell had gone through the divorce with Judy but life doesn't stop there. Later he got married to Shelley. Information regarding their children has not been found out but they are living happily now and no chance of divorce.

Current Net worth.

2017

Mike Farrell earns the tremendous amount of money from his starting of career to till now. The huge part of income came from his Movies and TV series career. It has been estimated that his current net worth is around $ 30 Million 

 

Current Net worth.

2017

Mike Farrell earns the tremendous amount of money from his starting of career to till now. The huge part of income came from his Movies and TV series career. It has been estimated that his current net worth is around $ 30 Million.