Orson Bean is an actor from the United States famous for starring the role of Dr. Lester in the magic realism comedy film Being John Malkovich. He is also a great writer and is an author of an autobiography Me and the Orgone.
Orson Bean's early life and education
Orson Bean was born by the name Dallas Frederick Burrows in Burlington, Vermont, the United States of America to Marian Ainsworth (née Pollard) and George Frederick Burrows. He is an American by nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
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Orson received his formal education from "Cambridge Rindge and Latin School". He was also able to complete his high school graduation from there in 1946.
Orson Bean's acting career
After his high school, Bean joined the United States Army in 1946 and he was stationed in Japan. He served in the military for two years. In 1952, he appeared in the TV series Broadway Television Theatre as an actor starring the role of Erwin Trowbridge.
Orson Bean also starred in the TV drama series Westinghouse Studio One in 1952. Though he blacklisted by the Hollywood movie studios in the late 1950s, he got his rise in fame as an actor after being nominated in Broadway's 1962 Tony Award. He was also the long-time panelist on the television game show, To Tell the Truth.
Orson Bean's married life and divorce
Orson who served as the founding member of The Sons of the Desert in 1964, is married thrice in his life. On the 2nd of July 1956, Orson married Rain Winslow; an actress whose real name is Jacqueline de Sibour. They welcomed a daughter, Michele Bean before their divorce in 1962.
After Orson dissolved his first married life, he began his love affairs with Carolyn Maxwell and began dating her. Maxwell is an actress and fashion designer, famous for her role in the movies like Tattletales and Black Mirror.
Bean and Maxwell married on 3rd of October, 1965 and welcomed 3 children: a daughter Susannah and 2 sons Max Bean and Ezekiel Bean. The couple later divorced in 1981.
Their daughter Susannah, in 1997, was married to conservative commentator Andrew Breitbart. He died in 2012 due to heart failure.
Orson spent a single life for about a decade and then he was spotted with Alley Mills; an actress and she is famous for her role in the TV series "The Wonder Years". They tied the knot in 1993, and currently live in Los Angeles. They are still together as a loving spouse.
Orson Bean's net worth
As of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be around $4 million while his annual salary splits up to be around $470,588.
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