Jerry Houser Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sriparnika Sarkar
Feb 08, 2024 By Sriparnika Sarkar
Originally Published on Feb 10, 2023
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Jerry Houser played the role of Oscar is 'Summer of '42'.
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About Jerry Houser

Jerry Houser is an American actor and voice actor who was born in Los Angeles, California.

The actor is best known for his role in the TV sitcom 'We'll Get By'. Apart from that, Houser was also a part of one season of 'Maude'.

Actor Jerry Houser earned his big break when he started playing the role of Oscar in 'Summer Of '42' and 'Class Of '44'. By profession, he is an actor and producer. Continue reading for some interesting facts about this prolific actor.

Jerry Houser Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jerry Houser’s net worth?

Jerry Houser has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.

How much does Jerry Houser earn per year?

The primary source of income for Jerry Houser is his career as an actor. However, the average annual income of Jerry Houser is yet to be disclosed to the media.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jerry Houser?

Jerry Houser stands at the height of 5 ft 8 in (178 cm).

How old is Jerry Houser?

Jerry Houser was born on July 14, 1952, in California and is 70 years old as of January 2023.

Childhood And Education

Jerry Houser was born in Los Angeles, California. Details about his family life and childhood are unknown as of 2023. However, it is known that Jerry Houser had attended North Hollywood High School in California.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jerry Houser dating?

Jerry Houser is single as of 2023 and is not known to be dating anyone. Moreover, Jerry Houser has not disclosed details about his previous relationships to the media.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jerry Houser started his career as an actor in 1971. His debut role was as Arthur Simms in 'Bad Company'. Soon, he joined the cast of 'Summer Of '42, portraying the infamous character of Oscar "Oscy" Seltzer. Jerry Houser reprised his role as Oscy in its 1973 sequel 'Class Of '44.'

Jerry Houser has had roles in several movies. He played Monte in 'Barnaby Jones', Cliff Tetlow in 'The F.B.I.', and a gas station attendant in 'Seems Like Old Times'. He was also seen in films like 'Miracle On Ice' as Les Auge, 'Slap Shot' as Dave Carlson, 'We'll Get By' as Muff Platt, 'M*A*S*H' as Danker, and 'The Brady Brides' as Wally Logan. He reprised his role as Wally Logan in 'A Very Brady Christmas' and 'The Bradys.' Houser also appeared in 'McGee And Me!' as Phillip 'Phil' Monroe Sr., in 'Magic' as a taxi driver, in 'S.O.S. Titanic' as Daniel Marvin, in 'Years Of The Beast' as Gary Reed, and in 'Nick & Noel' as Nick.

He played Slim in 'Annabelle's Wish', Mr. Zuckerman in 'Charlotte's Web 2:Wilbur's Great Adventure' , Shiner in 'The Biskitts', and Sandstorm in 'Transformers'. He has roles in 'G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero', 'Goof Troop', 'I Yabba-Dabba Do!', 'Hollyrock-a-Bye Baby', and 'Marvel: Ultimate Alliance'. Some of his other notable roles include Jellyfish in 'Darkness Before Dawn' , Ben Shepard and Jellyfish in 'Adventures In Odyssey' and Mr. Toaster in 'Secret Adventures'. His final role before retirement in 2006 was as Sully in 'Danger Rangers'. Jerry Houser also played the character of Meako in the animated series 'Scooby-Doo In Meets The Boo Brothers'. He was also a voice actor in 'The Smurfs', and Disney's 'Aladdin'.

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An accomplished content writer with a strong academic background in science. Sriparnika holds a Bachelor's degree in Science with Chemistry Honors from Amity University, Calcutta, and a Master's degree in Physical Chemistry from the renowned Scottish Church College, University of Calcutta. Sriparnika's diverse academic and professional experiences have equipped her with a unique set of skills that make her a successful content writer. She has interned with Team Everest NGO to develop an English curriculum for economically disadvantaged students and worked as a subject matter expert with Chegg.Inc. Additionally, Sriparnika has invested in her professional development by obtaining certifications in content writing from Internshala, Photography from Sudhir Shivram, and the basics of web development from Internshala.

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