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.
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.