About Kent Mccord
It has been stated that the current sum of Kent McCord net worth reaches as high as 1.3 million dollars. He has earned a big part of his net worth because of his career as an actor, which also made his name well known to the public. As an actor, he is mostly known for his job on the TV series called “Adam-12”, where he got the role of Officer Jim Reed. Therefore, these series also are regarded as one of the main series when it comes to increasing the overall amount of Kent McCord net worth.
The actor was born in 1942 in Los Angeles, California. His real birth name is actually Kent Franklin McWhirter. In 1962, under his stage name of Kent McCord, he appeared in his first TV production called “The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet”. In this show, he made friends with Ricky Nelson, with whom he became very close, and appeared in more than 19 episodes of the show in a few years. Kent McCord is also known from Elvis Presley movies.
In 1968 his name became more recognized when he was chosen for the leading part in the production called “Adam-12”. These series were created by Jack Webb and at that time became quite popular, thus making Kent McCord’s name popular, as well.
The show aired on NBC in the period of 1968-1975. In the first episode of the show, he used his real name, whereas in the second one he was already referred to as Kent McCord.
In 1972 he got one of his biggest recognitions, which was being named to the National Board of Directors of the Screen Actors Guild, where he stayed for 11 years. Also, at one point he was even elected to be the national vice president of the board, and in fact, he was the first one to be elected to this position.
In the 1970s, he appeared in the series called “Baa Baa Black Sheep”. In 1980, he was chosen for a role in “Galactica 1980”, however, these series did not last for a long time. In 1982 he got his first role in a comedy which was in “Airplane II: The Sequel” and this comedy role is his only one up to this day. All in all, all of the mentioned productions made Kent McCord a recognized man in cinema industry and it also added up a lot to the overall size of Kent McCord net worth.