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Robert Brian Keith Jr.
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Brian Keith Fast Facts:
Born to thespian parents.
Appeared in silent films as a child actor.
Acted in radio plays at an early age.
Served as a Marine aerial gunner in World War II.
Made stage debut in 1946 in the production
Made a riveting appearance as a jealous, obsessive, abusive husband in the 1963 debut of the classic drama series
Best known, though, on TV in a very different role, that of a bachelor who raises a nephew and two nieces, in
, a sitcom that debuted in 1966. He received three Emmy nominations for the role.
Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in 1997.
Awarded the 2,365th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008.
Brian Keith Relationships:
Daisy Keith - Daughter
Victoria Young Keith - Wife
Robert Keith - Father
Helena Shipman - Mother
Brian Keith Awards:
1968 Emmy: Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series - Nominee
1969 Emmy: Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series - Nominee
1967 Emmy: Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series - Nominee
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