As at 2020 the year he died, Ken Osmond was worth $1.5m.

Kenneth Charles Osmond born on June 7, 1943 and died May 18, 2018, was an American actor and police officer.

Beginning his career as a child actor at the age of four, Osmond played the role of Eddie Haskell on the late 1950s to early 1960s television situation comedy Leave It to Beaver and reprised it on the 1980s revival series The New Leave it To Beaver.

Typecast by the role, he found it hard to get other acting work and became a Los Angeles police officer. After retiring from the police, he resumed his acting career.

Osmond began his feature films working as an extra. The first he remembered was an appearance in the film Plymouth Adventure with Spencer Tracy and Gene Tierney.

He had his first speaking part at age 9, a small role in the film So Big starring Jane Wyman and Sterling Hayden.

He continued to appear in small roles in feature such as Good Morning Miss Dove, and Everything But the Truth, and made him numerous guest-starring appearnces on television series, including Leslie, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, Wagon Train, Furry, Circus Boy and The Loretta Young Show.

He also appeared in 1958 on the series Official Dictatives as Henry in the episode “The Deserted House”.

In 1959, Osmond played his 16-year-old “Tommy” in the episode “Dead Aim” of the ABC/Warner Brothers western series Colt 45, starring Wayde Preston. John Doucette was cast as the bounty hunter Lou Gore, and Bing Russell portrayed Jed Coy in the episode.

Osmond made a guest appearance, in 1964, on Petticoat Junction. He was in the episode “The Genghis KeaneStory”, as Harold Boggs.


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