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Roy Clark Net Worth

Roy Clark Net Worth is
$1 Million

Roy Clark Biography

He began playing banjo, mandolin, and guitar when he was fourteen years outdated and earned two National Banjo Championships by enough time he was fifteen. Born in Meherrin, Virginia on April 15, 1933, Clark has been a dynamic musician since 1950. Clark is usually a jack of most trades with his encounter in baseball, boxing, piloting, music, and performing. His musical expertise is usually in guitar, banjo, vocals, fiddle, harmonica, and mandolin. Clark is an associate of the Grand Ole Opry along with the Nation Music Hall of Fame.Roy Clark can be an American nation musician who includes a net well worth of $1 million. He’s most widely known for his part as sponsor on Hee Haw, and he was often associated with Johnny Carson. He opened up the Roy Clark Superstar Theater in Branson, Missouri 1983, and he offers endorsed Gretsch, Mosrite, and Heritage Guitars. He signed to Capitol Information in 1963 and later on to Dot Records, ABC Records and MCA Information. He is seen in movies such as for example Matilda, Country RETURNS, Uphill Completely, Freeway, Gordy, and Palo Pinto Gold. In 1982, Clark received a Grammy Award for Greatest Country Instrumental Overall performance for “Alabama Jubilee.”


Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameRoy Clark
Net Worth$1 Million
Date Of BirthApril 15, 1933
Height1.8 m
ProfessionTelevision presenter, Guitarist, Actor, Singer, Yesterday When I Was Young, Thank God and Greyhound, I Never Picked Cotton
NationalityAmerican
SpouseBarbara Joyce Rupard
ParentsHester Linwood Clark, Lillian Oliver Clark, Yesterday When I Was Young, Thank God and Greyhound, I Never Picked Cotton
AwardsCountry Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Instrumentalist of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year, Academy of Country Music Awards Jim Reeves International Award, Academy of Country Music Awards Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award, Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance, TV Land Entertainer Award, Academy of Country Music Award for Television Personality, Academy of Country Music Award for Guitar Player of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Country Comedy Act, Yesterday When I Was Young, Thank God and Greyhound, I Never Picked Cotton
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Comedy Album
MoviesUphill All the Way, Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue, The Hee Haw Collection: Vol. 7, Palo Pinto Gold, Roadhouse 66, Johnny Cash: A Concert Behind Prison Walls, Country Stars on the Rise, 50 Years of Country Gold, Branson!, Patsy Cline: Remembering Patsy
TV ShowsHee Haw, Hanna-Barbera's All-Star Comedy Ice Revue


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Inducted into the Tulsa [Oklahoma] Hall of Fame in 2011.
2 Inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2009.
3 Graduate of Chamberlain Vocational High School in Washington, D.C (1951).
4 Clark played a Gibson Byrdland guitar designed by legendary Nashville guitar players Hank Garland and Billy Byrd.
5 He was brought up in Great Kills, Staten Island, New York.
6 He also played "Lili Marlene" for Cap.Recrds SM-2425 in Hollywood.
7 Performed "Yesterday When I Was Young" at Mickey Mantle's funeral in 1995.
8 Had a string of hits from the early-1960s to the early-1980s, most notably "Come Live With Me" (No. 1 on Billboard magazine's country singles chart in 1973) and "Yesterday When I Was Young" (a Billboard top 10 country hit in 1969).
9 Joined the Grand Ol' Opry in 1987.
10 He was reportedly the highest paid country concert star between 1969 and 1971. In 1973 awarded "Entertainer of the Year" by the Country Music Association. In 1951 and 1952 he was the winner of the U.S. National Banjo championships.


Quotes

#Quote
1 'Hee Haw' may have set me back, but it sure set me up.


Pictures

All Roy Clark pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007 Entertainer's Award TV Land Awards Hee Haw (1969) Barbi Benton

Marianne Gordon

Jim Hager

Jon Hager

Gunilla Hutton

Misty Rowe

Linda Thompson

Sam Lovullo (producer)
1975 Star on the Walk of Fame Walk of Fame Recording Awarded on February 12, 1975 at 6922 Hollywood Blvd.


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Country's Greatest Stars Live: Vol. 1 2010 Video performer: "Rocky Top", "Comedy Routine", "Orange Blossom Special", "Ghost Riders In The Sky", "Hey Good Lookin'/Your Cheatin' Heart/Cold, Cold Heart/I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry/I Can't Help It If I'm Still In Love With You/You Win Again/I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry/I Saw The Light/Jambalaya"
Crook & Chase 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Grand Ole Opry 70th Anniversary 1996 TV Special performer: "Wabash Cannonball"
Gordy 1995 performer: "Y'all Come"
20th Annual Music City News Awards 1986 TV Special performer: "Juke Box Saturday Night"
Uphill All the Way 1986 performer: "Uphill All the Way", "Is We Goin' Somewheres", "Stonin' Around"
Country Superstars of the 70s 1979 TV Movie performer: "Country Is"
The Muppet Show 1978 TV Series performer - 1 episode
50 Years of Country Music 1978 TV Movie performer: "Hank Williams Medley"
A Concert: Behind Prison Walls 1977 TV Movie documentary performer: "Rolling in My Sweet Baby's Arms", "Shuckin' the Corn"
8th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1974 TV Special performer: "Corina, Corina"
Hee Haw 1972 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Porter Wagoner Show 1970 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Johnny Cash Show 1969 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Swingin' Country 1966 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Shindig! 1965 TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Palo Pinto Gold 2009 Storyteller #1
The Drew Carey Show 1998 TV Series Roy Clark
Gordy 1995 Branson Performer
Freeway 1988 CHP officer
Uphill All the Way 1986 Ben Hooker
Matilda 1978 Wild Bill Wildman
The Odd Couple 1975 TV Series Willie Boggs
Love, American Style 1973 TV Series Jesse Clemens (segment "Love and the Twanger Tutor")
Swing Out, Sweet Land 1970 TV Movie Banjo Player at Andrew Jackson's Inaugural
Pioneer Spirit 1969 TV Movie
The Beverly Hillbillies 1968-1969 TV Series Cousin Roy / Mother Myrtle
Funny Girl 1968 Dancer (uncredited)
Kismet 1967 TV Movie Dancer (uncredited)

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Used Cars 1984 TV Movie theme song: sung by

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Uphill All the Way 1986 executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gene Autry: White Hat, Silver Screen 2007 TV Movie documentary special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 50th Annual CMA Awards 2016 TV Movie Himself
Country: Portraits of an American Sound 2015 Documentary Himself
Mama Mae: The Life and Music of Mae Boren Axton 2015 Documentary Himself
Crook & Chase 2009 TV Series Himself
Headline Country 2007 TV Series Himself
Gene Autry: White Hat, Silver Screen 2007 TV Movie documentary Himself
The 5th Annual TV Land Awards 2007 TV Special Himself - Winner ("Entertainers Award")
My Music: Country Pop Legends 2006 TV Movie Himself
CMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Country Comedy Shows 2006 TV Special Himself
Gene Williams Country Television Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Johnny Cash Live: Remember Me the Man in Black 2003 Video Himself
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon 2002 TV Series Himself
E! True Hollywood Story 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
City Confidential 1998 TV Series documentary Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1997 TV Series Himself
The 32nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1997 TV Special Himself
The Grand Ole Opry Musical Salute to Minnie Pearl 1996 TV Movie Himself
Prime Time Country 1996 TV Series Himself
Grand Ole Opry 70th Anniversary 1996 TV Special Himself
Biography 1994 TV Series documentary Himself
Vicki! 1994 TV Series Himself
Hee Haw 1969-1992 TV Series Himself - Host / Herself - Host
Grand Ole Opry 65th Anniversary 1991 TV Special Host
An All Star Salute to Country Music 1990 TV Movie Himself
Late Night with David Letterman 1989 TV Series Himself
The New Hollywood Squares 1987-1989 TV Series Himself - Panelist
Reading Rainbow 1989 TV Series Himself
The Grammy Lifetime Achievment Award Show 1987 TV Movie Himself
20th Annual Music City News Awards 1986 TV Special Himself - Host
The 6th Annual National Songwriter Awards 1986 TV Special Himself - Host
Disneyland's 30th Anniversary Celebration 1985 TV Movie documentary Himself
EPCOT Center: The Opening Celebration 1982 TV Special Himself
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color 1982 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1965-1982 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Guest Host / ...
Country Comes Home 1982 TV Special
The Nashville Palace 1980-1981 TV Series Himself - Host
The Val Doonican Music Show 1979-1980 TV Series Himself
The Hollywood Squares 1970-1980 TV Series Himself - Panelist / Himself - Center Square
Country Superstars of the 70s 1979 TV Movie Himself
The Mike Douglas Show 1976-1979 TV Series Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Country Vocalist / Himself
12th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1978 TV Special Himself
Hee Haw Honeys 1978 TV Series Himself
Donny and Marie 1976-1978 TV Series Himself
The Muppet Show 1978 TV Series Himself - Special Guest Star
50 Years of Country Music 1978 TV Movie Himself - Host
Fair Weather Friends 1977 TV Movie Himself
The Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1977 TV Movie Himself
The Merv Griffin Show 1977 TV Series Himself
Mitzi... Zings Into Spring 1977 TV Special Himself
The Captain and Tennille 1976-1977 TV Series Himself
A Concert: Behind Prison Walls 1977 TV Movie documentary Himself
Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1976 TV Movie Himself
10th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1976 TV Special Himself - Host
The Captain & Tennille Special 1976 TV Special Himself
Dinah! 1974-1976 TV Series Himself
The Bell Telephone Jubilee 1976 TV Movie documentary Himself
Andy 1976 TV Series Himself
Tony Orlando and Dawn 1975 TV Series Himself
Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell 1975 TV Series Himself
9th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1975 TV Special Himself
Sammy and Company 1975 TV Series Himself
In Concert 1975 TV Series Himself - Host
The 1974 Annual Las Vegas Entertainment Awards 1974 TV Special Himself - Presenter
8th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1974 TV Special Himself - Performer
Oral Roberts at Expo '74 1974 TV Movie Himself
The Midnight Special 1974 TV Series Himself - Host
10th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1974 TV Special Himself
Flip 1970-1974 TV Series Himself
The Ed Sullivan Show 1970-1971 TV Series Himself - Singer
The Kraft Music Hall 1970 TV Series Himself
The Art Linkletter Show 1970 TV Series Himself
The David Frost Show 1969-1970 TV Series Himself
This Is Tom Jones 1970 TV Series documentary Himself
Movin' 1970 TV Movie Himself
The Porter Wagoner Show 1970 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Hollywood Palace 1969-1970 TV Series Himself - Host / Himself - Singer / Musician
Bing Crosby and Carol Burnett: Together Again for the First Time 1969 TV Movie Himself - Singer
Allen Ludden's Gallery 1969 TV Series Himself
Della 1969 TV Series Himself
The Joey Bishop Show 1967-1969 TV Series Himself
The Johnny Cash Show 1969 TV Series Himself - Banjo Player
The Jonathan Winters Show 1968 TV Series Himself
Operation: Entertainment 1968 TV Series Himself
The Steve Allen Show 1968 TV Series Himself
The Jackie Gleason Show 1967 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Swingin' Country 1966 TV Series Himself
New American Bandstand 1965 1966 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Where the Action Is 1966 TV Series Himself
Hollywood a Go Go 1966 TV Series Himself - Singer
Fanfare 1965 TV Series Himself
Shindig! 1965 TV Series Himself - Singer
The Jimmy Dean Show 1964 TV Series Himself
Town and Country Time 1954 TV Series Himself - Banjo Player

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Country's Greatest Stars Live: Vol. 1 2010 Video Himself - Host
Grand Ole Opry 2007 TV Series Himself
A Bing Crosby Christmas 1998 Video documentary Himself
Muppet Video: Country Music with the Muppets 1985 Video Himself
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