Jo Ann Pflug is a famous American actress who made a career for herself by starring in blockbusters, superhero movies, and television comedies. She is best known for the roles she played in the Fantastic Four series, M*A*S*H, Operation Petticoat, Rituals, and The Fall Guy. Movie lovers who have been paying attention to the goings-on in Hollywood for the past century consider Jo Ann to be one of the best actresses in the industry and she had no trouble landing gigs and projects until the moment she retired.
As a television actress, she has dozens of acting credits, however, her career extends to film as well, and she has managed to land several career-defining roles on the big screen. She dominated the industry in the ‘60s through to the ‘90s. Jo Ann has also appeared in a bunch of guest-starring roles. There are millions of fans who love and adore her work and still spend their time re-watching her old projects when her brilliance shone through uninhibited.
Who is Jo Ann Pflug and How Old is She?
Jo Ann Pflug was born on May 2, 1940, in Atlanta, Georgia. Her father is J. Lynn Pflug and he served as a mayor of Winter Park in Florida where her family lived at the time. She attended Winter Park High School before going to the University of Miami where she bagged a degree in Broadcasting and American History. During that time, she hosted The Magic Carpet, a radio show that aired weekly. She told stories and interviewed local celebrities. This experience opened up a flood of groundbreaking opportunities for her as she became the first woman to host a weekly talk show on KHJ-TV in Los Angeles.
The acclaimed actress made her debut film appearance in Cyborg 2087 and her first television role was in The Beverly Hillbillies. Jo Ann then went on to star in the hit sitcom MASH, followed by Where Does It Hurt, Catlow, Operation Petticoat, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, Traveller, and the animated adaptation of the comic book series Fantastic Four. She also starred in a number of television projects, the most notable amongst which are The Night Stalker, and its sequel The Night Strangler. Jo Ann was also involved in Scream of the Wolf, Rituals, The Dukes of Hazzard, Charlie’s Angels, Knight Rider, and The Love Boat.
Additionally, Jo Ann served as a panelist on several TV game shows like Match Game and Candid Camera, which she hosted alongside Allen Funt. She has an eponymously titled radio show which airs on Seaside Radio where she interviews popular figures in society. You might also recognize her for the characters she portrayed in Love, Adam-12, Alias Smith and Jones, American Style, M.E., as well as Quincy. Since the illustrious performer became a born again Christian, she has spent her time giving motivational speeches to young children and business professionals. She also serves as a mentor occasionally.
Meet Her Daughter
Jo Ann Pflug was once married to the famous game show host, Chuck Woolery. They wedded in 1972, but unfortunately, they were filing for divorce ten years later. They cited distance as the reason for their split. They were both working very hard at building their careers that it left very little time for them to spend together, so, they grew apart as a result. Their marriage resulted in the birth of a daughter named Melissa Woolery.
The MASH star found love again in the person of Charles Stuck, whom she married in 1988. They have been together ever since, and their love has remained strong.
Jo Ann Pflug’s Net Worth
Thanks to an illustrious career in film and television that lasted for several decades, Jo Ann Pflug has garnered incredible success and wealth. She earned a lot of money from her acting endeavours and she is estimated to have a net worth of about $5 million.
Body Measurements and Other Facts
1. Although she is older now, Jo Ann Pflug used to be smoking hot as a young woman. She’s gorgeous with an amazing personality that made her well-suited for the acting profession. She is pretty tall, standing at 5 feet 11 inches, and weighs 55 kg. Her body measurements are 33-24-33 inches for bust, waist, and hips respectively. Jo Ann has hazel brown hair and eyes.
2. The actress is not a big fan of her last name, and she has considered changing it a few times.
3. She teaches at auditioning seminars and currently resides in Tequesta.