ROBERT Blake was best known for his roles in “In Cold Blood” and the television series “Baretta”.
But how did the Hollywood star make a name for himself on the silver screen, and what was his net worth?
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Who was Robert Blake?
Blake was a life long actor who got his start as a child actor in the 1930s.
The actor would go on to star in dozens of films and television programs throughout his career.
One of his most notable roles was as an ex-convict in the 1967 film adaptation of Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood.
Blakes’s final film would be David Lynch’s Lost Highway in 1997 which follows a man who is shocked to learn he has been accused of murdering his wife.
Blake’s second wife Bonny Lee Bakely was found dead outside of an Italian restaurant in Burbank, California, in 2001.
He was then charged with her murder, but later acquitted by 12 jurors.
However, Bonny’s family sued the actor in a civil case, and won $15million in a settlement.
Blake died after a battle with heart disease on March 10, 2023.
He was a beloved regular on late night TV showsRex
What was Robert Blake’s net worth?
At the time of his death, Clark was worth around $3million.
He formerly filed for bankruptcy in 2006, and later had upwards of $1million in unpaid taxes revealed in 2010.
Was Robert Blake one of the Little Rascals?
Blake got his start as a child in “Our Gang”, also known as “Little Rascals”.
He played Mickey in the film series from 1939 to 1944.
He was a star from the 1940s to 1980sRex