Robert Hays Bio, Age, Family, Height, Career, Wife, TV shows, Net Worth

Robert Hays Biography

Robert “Blakely” a native of Bethesda, Maryland is an American renowned actor, producer, and director. He is best recognized for his role as pilot Ted Striker in the film Airplane. His other major roles include Frank in Take This Job and Shove It, and Robert Seaver in Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey.

Robert Hays Age

Robert was born on July 24, 1947, in Bethesda, Maryland. He is 74 years old as of 2021. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of July every year.

Robert Hays Height

Hays stands at an estimated height of 6 feet 2 inches. He is of average body size and has black-colored hair. There are no further details about his body measurements. However, these details will be updated as soon as they are available.

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Robert Hays Family

Hays was born and raised in Bethesda, Maryland. He has not yet disclosed any information about his parents or siblings if he has any. Despite being an actor with one of the longest careers, Hays has managed to live a quiet life. Therefore, not much is known about his family.

Robert Hays Wife

Hays was married to his ex-wife Cherie Currie from 1990 to 1997.  Cherie is an American musician, actress, and artist known as the lead vocalist of the Runaways, a rock band from Los Angeles. After leaving the Runaways, she became a solo artist. The two have a son together named Jake Hays.

Robert Hays Son

Hays together with his ex-wife Cherrie Currie had a son named Jake Hays. There is, however, no much information about Jake and where he is now. Jake played guitar and was part of his mother’s new touring band.

Robert Hays Career

Hays began his acting career back in San Diego where he lived before relocating to Hollywood to further his career. He was part of several productions at the Old Globe Theatre.

He played the role of Petruchio in a touring production of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew. Hays has appeared in a number of television shows in the 90s including Wonder Woman in the episode of “Wonder Woman In Hollywood”.

He also featured in the 1978 tv show The Young Pioneers on ABC, the 1979 series Angie, Starman, and FM. Hays played “Bud”, the man thought to be Hyde’s dad, in several episodes of That ’70s Show. In 1981, Hays hosted Saturday Night Live.

Robert Hays TV Shows

  • The Rockford Files
  • Marcus Welby, M.D.
  • The Streets of San Francisco
  • Cannon Michael Narak
  • Young Pioneers
  • Laverne & Shirley
  • The Blue Knight
  • Spencer’s Pilots
  • Most Wanted
  • Young Pioneers’ Christmas
  • Wonder Woman
  • Delta County, U.S.A.
  • The Love Boat
  • The Initiation of Sarah Scott Rafferty
  • The Young Pioneers
  • Almost Heaven
  • Will Rogers: Champion of the People
  • The Fall of the House of Usher

Robert Hays Movies

  • Airplane!
  • Take This Job and Shove It
  • Airplane II: The Sequel
  • Trenchcoat
  • Utilities
  • Touched
  • Scandalous
  • Cat’s Eye
  • Honeymoon Academy
  • Fifty/Fifty
  • Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
  • Partners
  • Raw Justice
  • No Dessert, Dad, till You Mow the Lawn
  • Cyber Bandits
  • Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco
  • An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster
  • Dr. T & the Women
  • Sex and a Girl

Robert Hays Airplane

Hays is famously known for starring as pilot Ted Striker in the 1980 film Airplane also known as Flying High. He reprised his role in the film’s sequel Airplane II: The Sequel.

Robert Hays Net Worth

As of 2021, Robert’s net worth is estimated to be at $3 million. He has created his impressive wealth from his career as an actor, producer, and director.