Biography

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Hugh Marjoe Ross Gortner, generally known as Marjoe Gortner (born January 14, 1944 (age 67) in Long Beach, California), is a former revivalist who first gained a certain fame in the late 1940s when he became the youngest ordained preacher at the age of four. He then gained outright notoriety in the 1970s when he starred in an Oscar-winning, behind-the-scenes documentary about the lucrative business of Pentecostal preaching. The name "Marjoe" is a portmanteau of the names "Mary" and "Joseph".

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Hugh Marjoe Ross Gortner, generally known as Marjoe Gortner (born January 14, 1944 (age 67) in Long Beach, California), is a former revivalist who first gained a certain fame in the late 1940s when he became the youngest ordained preacher at the age of four. He then gained outright notoriety in the 1970s when he starred in an Oscar-winning, behind-the-scenes documentary about the lucrative business of Pentecostal preaching. The name "Marjoe" is a portmanteau of the names "Mary" and "Joseph".

Description above from the Wikipedia article Marjoe Gortner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1944-01-14

Place of Birth Long Beach, California

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 FantastiCozzi as Akton (archive footage)
1995 Wild Bill as Preacher
1989 American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt as The Cobra
1985 Hellhole as Dr. Dane
1985 Otherworld (1 episode) as Chalktrauma
1985 Street Hawk (1 episode) as Joseph Cannon
1984 Jungle Warriors as Larry Schecter
1984 Airwolf (1 episode) as Brother Jebediah / Johann Rector
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1983 Mausoleum as Oliver Farrell
1983 The A-Team (1 episode) as Tom Anderson
1982 Matt Houston (1 episode)
1982 T. J. Hooker (2 episodes)
1981 Falcon Crest (17 episodes)
1979 When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? as Teddy
1978 Starcrash as Akton
1977 Sidewinder 1 as Digger
1976 Mayday at 40,000 Feet! as Greco
1976 The Food of the Gods as Morgan
1976 Acapulco Gold as Ralph Hollio
1976 Bobbie Jo and the Outlaw as Lyle Wheeler
1975 Archer (1 episode)
1974 Earthquake as Jody
1974 The Gun And The Pulpit as Ernie Parsons
1974 Pray for the Wildcats as Terry Maxon
1973 Police Story (2 episodes)
1973 Kojak: The Marcus-Nelson Murders as Teddy Hopper
1972 Marjoe as Himself
1969 Medical Center (1 episode)

Production

1979 When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder? Producer

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