Hastings was in the 1968 Universal film Did You Hear the One About the Traveling Saleslady? After McHale's Navy, Hastings was a regular on the Universal Studios lot, where Universal paid actors during downtime to be on the grounds and talk to tourists. According to an interview on Time Travel Radio, he got along so well with the people that he became one of the few regulars on the tour. According to an interview on Time Travel Radio, he got along so well with the people that he became one of the few regulars on the tour. When television was born, Bob Hastings tried his hand on it eventually winning a role in Captain Video and His Video Rangers in 1949. His service was held in Burbank, California's Saint Finbar Catholic Church. After the war ended, Bob Hastings returned to his former career serving as the voice of the popular comic character Archie Andrews in a radio series based on the famous comic books Archie. Bob Hastings is 93 years old.
He did hold the record as the longest continuous actor in the history of television serials until November 2010, shortly after As the World Turns ended. As the years progressed Hastings spent more of his time doing voiceover work. Born Robert Francis Hastings in April 18, 1925 in Brooklyn, Bob Hastings started his career by starring in radio dramas at the tender age of 11. The good-looking Hastings made the transition to television smoothly in 1949 in early galactic-action series like Captain Video and His Video Rangers 1949 and Atom Squad 1953. So advertisers who interrupted the glitzy ceremony tried to give them more of the same. Hastings was born in Brooklyn, New York, a son of Charles and Hazel Hastings, Sr.
His first recurring role was as a lieutenant on Phil Silvers' Sergeant Bilko series in the late 1950s. Hastings was the older brother of longtime As the World Turns star Don Hastings. In 1954, he was the featured pitch-man acting as an amateur magician for Bakers Instant Cocoa Mix television commercials. Hastings was the younger brother of actor , who died in June 2014. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. .
Allison Knowles says her grandfather died Monday in his Burbank, California, home. He was best known for his portrayal of annoying suck-up Lt. Elroy Carpenter, on McHale's Navy. His son Matthew has been active in show business since 1999 as a writer, director, and producer. In 1971 Hastings was cast in the comedy movie How to Frame a Figg, also starring Don Knotts, and also had roles in The Poseidon Adventure 1972 , The All-American Boy 1973 and No Deposit, No Return 1976.
He appeared at the 2013 Cincinnati Nostaglia Expo, the Radio Enthusiasts of Puget Sound Showcase 2013 in Bellevue, Washington, in June, and at the Friends of Old Time Radio Convention in Newark, New Jersey, in October 2010. Hastings is also a screenwriter, and wrote dialogue for both and under the name J. We will continue to update this page with new Bob Hastings facts and relevant news. Bob Hastings is a 93 years old , who was born in , in the Year of the and is a. Hastings died on June 30, 2014 from pancreatic cancer at the age of 89.
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He died on June 30, 2014, from prostate cancer at age 89. Hastings has been active in show business since 1940 and on television itself since 1947, primarily on soap operas. Hastings was cast as Lt. He is a and was born in the Year of the. Please if you have a celebrity tip or find a mistake. He has also provided voices for animated cartoons. Bob Hastings is survived by his wife of 66 years, former Joan Rice, their four children, one brother, ten grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
Hastings later moved to television in 1949, performing in early science-fiction series, including Atom Squad. He also provided voices for animated cartoons. Voice-over work Hastings has also done voice work for animation and commercials, including Beany on Beany and Cecil, The Raven on the Munsters series, Superboy in the The New Adventures of Superboy cartoons of the 1960s, D. He portrayed one of television's first superheroes designed to appeal to children. From 1949 to 1955, Hastings played 's teenaged companion, the Video Ranger, on the ,. Love And Blessings And Peace Your Niece And Cousin Julie. He was married to Joan Rice Hastings for 66 years and has four children, 10 grandchildren, and twelve great-grandchildren.
Best known for his role as the clumsy Lt. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways. From 1944 to 1948, he acted in four. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries are Libra and Leo. Miss You Ways Sweet Dreams And Rest In Peace Your My Buddy And Always Will Be Prays And Thoughts To You And To Cousin. Bob Hastings served as a navigator on B-29s throughout the war.