People who cherished watching TV through the Nineteen Sixties and the early Nineteen Seventies cherished the present “My Three Sons”. For them, it wasn’t a thriller that two real-life brothers portrayed the roles of adopted brothers in that sequence. So who’s Stanley Livingston, and who portrayed the older brother? Why don’t we see extra of him on the display screen at present?
Early life and Education
Stanley Bernard Livingston was born on 24 November 1950, in Los Angeles, California USA. His dad and mom had been Lillian Rochelle ‘Marilyn’ Palyash and Hillard Livingston, and he has a youthful brother, Barry Gordon Livingston, who was born in 1953. Little to nothing is disclosed about his earliest years.
Livingston made his appearing debut in 1958, when he portrayed a boy within the biographical movie “The Bonnie Parker Story”, however he wasn’t within the credit. That identical yr he had one other uncredited function, this time within the film “Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys”. Livingston then made his first recurring appearance in the comedy TV series “The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet”, being just eight years old when he was cast, and remaining in the show for five seasons. The following year he appeared in the first episode of “Peck’s Bad Girl”.
In 1960 Livingston made a quick look on “The George Gobel Show”, and in addition had a small function within the comedy movie “Please Don’t Eat the Daisies”. That identical yr he had his breakthrough function when he turned part of the primary forged for the household TV sequence “My Three Sons”. He portrayed Chip Douglas, son of widower Steve Douglas who was performed by Fred MacMurray. He remained within the sequence for 12 years, later joined by his brother Barry Livingston, who portrayed his adopted brother, Ernie Thompson Douglas.
In 1961, he was in Richard Donner’s historical past film “X-15”. Two years later, he made a cameo look within the movie “How the West Was Won”.
He additionally appeared as a visitor in TV sequence “Day in Court” and “Sarge”. After his work on “My Three Sons” ended, he portrayed a small function within the comedy-horror movie “Private Parts” as Jeff, and that very same yr supplied the voice for Happius within the TV sequence “Roman Holiday”. During the remainder of the early Nineteen Seventies, he appeared in a number of TV sequence, comparable to “Room 222” and “Lucas Tanner”, and supplied numerous voices for the animated TV present “Devlin” in 1974. In 1979, he co-starred within the action-comedy movie “Smokey and the Hotwire Gang”, alongside James Keach and Tony Lorea.
After this, Livingston took an extended break from appearing, returning briefly in 1995, when he made cameo appearances in movies “Striptease” and “Bikini Drive-In” – within the latter he was even credited not by his personal title, however merely as ‘Chip’. He additionally appeared within the comedy movie “Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfold”, a few journal centerfold who all of a sudden turned 60 toes tall.
As of May 2020, Livingston’s final look was in David Strohmaier’s brief movie “In the Picture”, during which he portrayed the character referred to as Stanley.
After retiring from appearing, he remained within the movie trade behind the digital camera. Livingston can be a movie producer, author and director, largely serving to to produce video documentaries comparable to “The Actor’s Journey for Kids” and “The Actor’s Journey”, however he’s additionally produced the TV sequence “LA Rocks”, additionally the author and the director of all three titles.
Livingston has additionally appeared as a visitor on a number of TV exhibits, comparable to “This Is Your Life”, “Hour Magazine”, “The Joan River Show” and “The O’Reilly Factor”.
Livingston married his long-term girlfriend, Sandra L. Goble, on twenty eighth November 1968.
Sandra had one appearing function, within the episode of “My Three Sons” referred to as “Polly’s Secret Life”, portraying Donelle. The couple had one daughter, Samantha Livingston, nevertheless, their marriage didn’t final, and the duo divorced in 1974.
In 2011, through the filming of Livingston’s final movie, “In the Picture”, he met Paula Drake, an actress identified for “Escape Artist”, “The Second Coming of Christ”, “Shock” and “Come Dawn”, who portrayed his on-screen spouse for that film. The couple rapidly fell in love, and tied the knot in 2015. As of May 2020, they’re nonetheless married.
He and his real-life brother, Barry, performed brothers in “My Three Sons” – their appearing mentor was the late Fred MacMurray. The brothers additionally appeared collectively within the movie “Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys” in 1958. Barry can be identified for his appearances in movies “War Dogs”, “Jersey Boys” and the Oscar-winning movie “Argo”.
Through his brother, Stanley has two nephews: Spencer Livingston and Hailey Livingston, and is the brother-in-law of Karen Huntsman.
Livingston is the chief govt officer (CEO) of First Team Productions, a manufacturing firm primarily based in Los Angeles.
Livingston has his personal web site, which is a group of his interviews, and in addition holds details about his “The Actor’s Journey” venture, which serves as a information for younger folks aspiring to turn out to be actors.
Despite not being lively as an actor, Stanley Livingston nonetheless earns a advantageous wage from his different profession endeavors. His fruitful profession has earned him an estimated web price of round $9 million, as of mid-2020.
Livingston is taken into account to be a good-looking man, with gray hair, a blond goatee, and shiny blue eyes; when he was youthful, his hair was blond. His actual peak and weight aren’t disclosed, however he looks like an average-sized man who takes nice satisfaction in his type.