(1970s) Played a bartender in a Lite Beer commercial featuring Wilt Chamberlain
. At the end of the commercial, Cassidy sarcastically called Chamberlain "shorty".
1 Interview |
Ted 'Lurch' Cassidy | Itself | David Opatoshu
6' 9" (2.06 m)
Did You Know?
"None. None of them! I don't want to be remembered for any of them because I don't like any of them. I'm not proud of any of them. I am still waiting for the one role I will have pride in and want to be associated with down the years." (on the role he would most like to be known for playing)
Worked as a staff announcer for WFAA radio in Dallas prior to his acting career and was part of WFAA's ongoing coverage of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy
on November 22, 1963. Among the first to interview assassination eyewitnesses W.E. Newman Jr.
and Gayle Newman
Towering height and slender frame