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Tony Burton Net Worth

Tony Burton Net Worth is
$1.5 Million

Tony Burton Biography

Tony Burton was an American boxer, actor and comedian. He played the part of Tony ‘Duke’ Evers alongside Sylvester Stallone in the Rocky movies. He was created Anthony Burton on March 23, 1937 in Flint, Michigan. He attended Flint Northern SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL where he played soccer and baseball for the Vikings group. He performed halfback and in addition lead his baseball group to a town championship name as a pitcher. He also led the Vikings baseball group to a championship name. Burton is an associate of The Actors Studio. He served three . 5 years in prison for robbery. He earned the Flint Golden Gloves light heavyweight championship in 1955 and again in 1957. Burton fought professionally for a yr from 1958-1959. His loss of life was verified by his young sister, Loretta Kelley. He was inducted in to the Greater Flint Afro-American Sports activities Hall of Fame in 1993. As an actor, Burton began doing bit functions at various LA theater companies. He performed ‘Don Chastain’ in the 1974 film, The Dark Godfather. Personal: Tony Burton passed away on February 25, 2016 at age 78. Tony Burton acquired a net worthy of of $500 thousand.. In 1976, he was cast as ‘Duke’ (Apollo Creed’s supervisor, trainer, and friend) in the sports activities drama film, Rocky. He was 6ft high and weighed in at 200 pounds during his boxing career. Burton’s reason behind death was problems of pneumonia. He was wedded to ‘Rae Burton’ plus they had a boy, Martin, who passed on in 2014. Other movies consist of Assault on Precinct 13, The Shining, Exorcism, and Hack! Tony Burton Net Value: Tony Burton was


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Quick Facts

Full NameTony Burton
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 23, 1937
DiedFebruary 25, 2016, Menifee, California, United States
Height1.83 m
ProfessionProfessional Boxer, Football player, Actor
NationalityAmerican
SpouseRae Burton
ChildrenJuanita Burton, Christal Burton, Jomo Burton, Martin Burton
SiblingsLoretta Kelley
MoviesRocky, Rocky Balboa, Rocky IV, Rocky III, The Shining, Rocky II, Rocky V, Assault on Precinct 13, Hook, Armed and Dangerous, House Party 2, The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings, Inside Moves, Side Out, The Black Godfather, The Hunter, White Mama, Shade, Hack!, Heroes, Blackjack, Exorcism, The Shining Forwards and Backwards, Happy, Me and the Gods
TV ShowsFrank's Place


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Played chess with Stanley Kubrick on the set of The Shining (1980).
2 Posted a 16-3 professional boxing record and held the Light-Heavyweight Championship of Arizona.
3 Along with Sylvester Stallone and Burt Young, he is the only other actor to have appeared in all six 'Rocky' movies.


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Truth About the War in Heaven: Declaration of War announced Bishop Harris
Hack! 2007 Sheriff Stoker
Boxing Bloopers 2007 Video short Duke (uncredited)
Rocky Balboa 2006 Duke
Shade 2003 Fedora
Exorcism 2003 Bishop Harris
The Lot 2001 TV Series Jerome Jeter
Knockout 2000/I Segent Hawkins
The Magnificent Seven 1998 TV Series Tennessee Eban
Farticus 1997
Flipping 1997 Chuckie, 2-2 Card Club Manager
Chicago Hope 1996 TV Series Dr. Joseph Little
Poltergeist: The Legacy 1996 TV Series Simon Walters
Black Rose of Harlem 1996 Turner
NYPD Blue 1996 TV Series Floyd Gates
Fatal Choice 1995 Columbus
Cyber-Tracker 2 1995 Video Swain
Private Obsession 1995 Video Sergeant Jim Lytel
Renegade 1993 TV Series Ronnie's Friend
The Bulkin Trail 1992 TV Short Music Teacher
Mission of Justice 1992 Cedric Williams
Hook 1991 Bill Jukes
Life Goes On 1991 TV Series Marquis
House Party 2 1991 Mr. Lee
Twin Peaks 1991 TV Series Colonel Riley
Rocky V 1990 Duke
Over My Dead Body 1990 TV Series Curly
Equal Justice 1990 TV Series Mr. Ford
Side Out 1990 Louie
A Different World 1990 TV Series Cap Connors
In the Heat of the Night 1990 TV Series Conrad 'King' Baylor
Amen 1989 TV Series Off. Anderson
Police Story: Cop Killer 1988 TV Movie
Frank's Place 1987-1988 TV Series Big Arthur
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color 1987 TV Series Moustache
On Fire 1987 TV Movie Wintchell
Oceans of Fire 1986 TV Movie Clay
Armed and Dangerous 1986 Cappy
The Paper Chase 1986 TV Series
The Fall Guy 1982-1986 TV Series Eddie Barber / Algebra Jones
Airwolf 1986 TV Series Moose
Rocky IV 1985 Duke
Beyond Reason 1985 Dangerman
Heart of a Champion: The Ray Mancini Story 1985 TV Movie Grif
Moonlighting 1985 TV Series Bartender
The A-Team 1984 TV Series Burke
Happy 1983 TV Movie Lt. J.L. Stevens
The Toy 1982 Stanley (uncredited)
T.J. Hooker 1982 TV Series Luther
Rocky III 1982 Duke
Bret Maverick 1982 TV Series Arthur
Quincy M.E. 1981 TV Series Starvin' Marvin
CHiPs 1981 TV Series Avrom
The Greatest American Hero 1981 TV Series Curley
Fitz and Bones 1981 TV Series Sid
Inside Moves 1980 Lucius
Stir Crazy 1980 Guy who Punches Big Mean (uncredited)
Scared Straight! Another Story 1980 TV Movie Rafer
The Hunter 1980 Garbageman #2
The Shining 1980 Larry Durkin
White Mama 1980 TV Movie Black Fighter
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe 1980 TV Series Skeeter McClintock
Skag 1980 TV Series
Rocky II 1979 Apollo's Trainer
The Incredible Hulk 1979 TV Series Taylor George
Blackjack 1978 Charles
CPO Sharkey 1978 TV Series Scotty
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries 1978 TV Series Gilmore Lee
Heroes 1977 Chef
The Rockford Files 1977 TV Series Joe Moran
Kill Me If You Can 1977 TV Movie Price
Ransom for Alice! 1977 TV Movie Fish Man
Sanford and Son 1977 TV Series Guard
The Six Million Dollar Man 1977 TV Series Manager
Switch 1977 TV Series Joey
Gibbsville 1976 TV Series
Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers 1976 TV Mini-Series Karl
Rocky 1976 Apollo's Trainer
Assault on Precinct 13 1976 Wells
Gemini Man 1976 TV Mini-Series Moore
Good Times 1976 TV Series Aide
Delvecchio 1976 TV Series Clarence
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings 1976 Issac, All-Star (CF)(C)
Trackdown 1976 Zelds
Future Cop 1976 TV Series Second Terrorist
The River Niger 1976 Black Policeman
Harry O 1976 TV Series Peter Macklin
Baretta 1975 TV Series Teak
The Invisible Man 1975 TV Series 3rd Prisoner
Kojak 1974 TV Series Eddie Ellis
The Black Godfather 1974 Sonny Spyder Brown

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Biography 2011 TV Series documentary Himself
The Rocky Saga: Going the Distance 2011 TV Movie documentary Himself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
40 Years of Rocky: The Birth of a Classic 2017 Documentary pre-production
Coffee Time me ta Asteria tou Leo 2016 TV Mini-Series documentary Duke
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