American Actor, Filmmaker & producer, Clu Gulager, dies at 93

Clu Gulager was an American actor, director, and producer best known for his work on the NBC television series “The Virginian” in the 1970s.

He most recently appeared on screen in Quentin Tarantino’s 2019 film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood as an unknown bookstore owner.

What caused the Death of Actor Clu Gulager?

Clu Gulager was 93 years old at the time of his death. People recall him from the Virginian television series. Gulager died of natural causes at his son John’s Los Angeles home on August 5, 2022. The actor’s son confirmed the news on Facebook, and his daughter-in-law Diane Goldner issued a statement where they confirmed his death. She stated that the actor died while “surrounded by his loving family.”

Sean Baker, the director, also posted about the actor’s death. “RIP Clu Gulager,” he wrote on Twitter. “In 2016, I had the honor of working with the legend in Tangerine and on a fashion shoot for V Magazine.” He was incredibly gifted, as well as hilarious, gentle, and kind. And he adored her.

Clu Gulager Age, Family, and Early Life

Clu Gulager was born in Holdenville, Oklahoma on November 16, 1928. He was 93 years old when he died. He was the son of a lawyer and former actor John Delancy Gulager of Muskogee, Oklahoma. his mother was  Martha Schrimsher Gulag and Will Rogers’ mother, Mary Schrimsher, is a sister of  Martha Schrimsher Gulager, so the two are first cousins.

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His personal life has not been widely documented on his Wikipedia page, making it difficult to find specific information about his family background. We are therefore unable to provide you with any current information about his early life. Once we learn more about him, we will update whatever is relevant to him.

Clu Gulager Career, What was his Profession?

He originally gained recognition for his performance on television, when he co-starred with William H. Bonney in the 1960–1962 NBC Western series The Tall Man and played Emmett Ryker in The Virginian, another NBC Western series. He eventually pursued a second career as an actor in horror movies.

The Killers by Don Siegel featured Gulager in his first significant cinematic appearance.

At the 1969 Cannes Film Festival, Gulager directed the short film A Day with the Boys, which was up for the Palme d’Or for a best short film.

Which school and college did he go to?

Gulager attended the Baptist-affiliated Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, before transferring to Baylor University in Waco, Texas, where he received his degree.

Clu Gulager Net Worth, How much does he earn?

He had a Net worth of $10 million which he earned from acting and directing movies and shows.

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Clu Gulager Wife, What about his relationship?

He was a married man and he was married to Miriam Byrd- Nethery who was an American actress best known for her roles including Bound for Glory and Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III. They both got married in 1960 but sadly she died in 2003. They both have two sons john and tom both are actors.

Was he available on any social media platforms?

He was available on Facebook and Twitter.

Physical Appearance of  Clu Gulager’s Height, Weight

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Hair ColourSlat and pepper
Eye ColourHazel
Body typeFit
Sexual OrientationStraight

Interesting facts about Clu Gulager’s should be known

Zodiac SignScorpio
Net Worth$10 million
Single/ In a relationship/Married/DivorcedMarried
Current SpouseMiriam Byrd Nethery